April 4, 2011
The Days -Massolo Center was formally dedicated on Friday, April 1, during Volunteer Weekend. It is named for Hamilton trustees Drew S. Days III ’63 and Arthur J. Massolo ’64 and is aimed at promoting diversity awareness on campus. Massolo and his wife Karen unveiled the center’s plaque and Days offered remarks via video.
August 31, 2010
Donald Carter, professor of Africana studies, has been appointed chief diversity officer by President Joan Hinde Stewart this summer to “oversee efforts in the area of diversity and help us to build the most inclusive and welcoming community possible.” Carter hopes “to develop a broad diversity plan based on what’s going on today - the problems and successes we are having - and to build organically from the bottom up on what is already here.” More ...
by David Foster '10
April 13, 2009
When someone says "Manhattan," you might think of traders yelling out orders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, or ice skaters at Rockefeller Center, or a power-jog through Central Park in-between conference calls. On April 1, NYC Program students explored the rich cultural traditions of another part of the island, visiting a jazz museum, a famous lounge, and the Apollo Theater in the neighborhood of Harlem. More ...
Alumni News and Notes
August 19, 2008
Crain's New York Business
magazine has honored Daniel R. Garcia '84 with a 2008 Small Business Award. The award recognizes the runaway success of Salsa Caterers & Special Events
, the catering and event-planning company Garcia founded in 1990. Since then, Bronx-based Salsa Caterers has emerged as New York City's premier caterer of authentic Hispanic cuisine and culture, whether South American, Latin American, Caribbean Latin, or Spanish. Garcia is among six New York City entrepreneurs who received the award. More ...
Alumni and Friends Gather for Three Kings Day
January 9, 2008
Almost 50 alumni, family and friends gathered for the "Three Kings Day" celebration at Salsa Catering in New York City. Daniel Garcia '84, the owner of Salsa Catering, not only hosted but also provided all the food, helping to make it, according to Larry Arias '84, who organized the event, an "evening to remember!" More ...
MARC Regional Event Held on January 14
January 19, 2006
A group of more than 30 Hamilton alumni, current students, parents and College officials gathered for the Multicultural Alumni Relations Committee (MARC) inaugural event on January 14 in the South Bronx. Salsa Caterers and Special Events, owned by Hamilton alumus Daniel Garcia ’84, hosted the event. Salsa provided the attendees with superb food and service.