• 2016 Polytechnic Alumni Annual Meeting & Elections


    The annual election of International Board of Directors of the Polytechnic Institute Alumni Association, Inc. will take place at the Annual Meeting on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 6:00 PM sharp in Bern Dibner, LC400, Five MetroTech, Brooklyn, NY 11201. All alumni are invited to attend and vote for (5) International Board of Director members who will serve a three-year term, begining July 1, 2016. Reception from 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM.

  • The Jacobs Women

    The Jacobs Women

    The Anatomy of an Entrepreneur, the late Joseph J. Jacobs’s memoir, is dedicated to his wife Violet “Vi” Jabara Jacobs, of whom he wrote: “With a modesty that belies the great woman she is and loyalty that I cannot live without, Vi is the heart in the anatomy of this entrepreneur. Because of her, I breathe.”

  • 2015 POLYTECHNIC ALUMNI ANNUAL MEETING & ELECTIONS

    The annual election of officers and directors of the Polytechnic Institute Alumni Association, Inc. will take place at the Annual Meeting on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at promptly  6:00PM in Rogers Hall, RH116 , Six MetroTech Brooklyn, NY. Reception at 5:30PM. All alumni are invited to attend and vote.  Officers (two-year term):

  • Superstorm Sandy’s Salty Legacy

    Superstorm Sandy’s Salty Legacy

    Sal DePrisco (’82) knows full well the value of an NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering degree in chemical engineering. Although he graduated during one of the worst economic recessions in recent memory, he immediately received multiple job offers. He settled on a position with General Foods, working as a Process Engineer in the Plant Engineering Department of Maxwell House Coffee, at the Hoboken, NJ facility. “A million pounds a day were processed there,” he says.

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