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Another Book Published

December 9, 2016 by Lynn Hoffman (Register to contact)

I know that lots of poets have graduated from Tech, but here's the latest: Philadelphia Poems by Lynn Hoffman '61 was just published by Kelsay Books.

Merchandise purchases

March 7, 2013 by Herbert Jacobson (Register to contact)

Is anyone else as appalled as I am regarding the shipping and handling charges for items ordered from the Alumni Store?

A $9.00 coffee mug has an S&H charge of $11.00. Outrageous!

Herbert L Jacobson
Class of '57

Brooklyn Tech High School News From Around The Web

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Brooklyn Tech HS celebrates 95th anniversary

November 16, 2017 by News 12 Brooklyn

News 12 BrooklynThe school is considered to be one of the nation's largest, most prominent specialized high schools. Over the years, students and graduates have had unique opportunities that they credit the school with providing them. Their many accomplishments ...

East and West Collide at Wagner College

November 3, 2017 by Swimming World Magazine

Swimming World MagazineSTATEN ISLAND, NY. At first glance, Joseph Agabs and Oscar Nomura—from opposite sides of the country—could not appear more different if they tried. Agabs, whose father immigrated from Azerbaijan, is a graduate of Brooklyn Technical High School who ...

Brooklyn high schooler's app was a big winner in youth business competition

October 25, 2017 by Brooklyn Daily

Brooklyn DailySuper cool congrats to Brooklyn Technical High Schooler Akhilesh Khakhar. The 17-year-old not only scored a perfect 36 on the ACT, but he is also the winner of the second annual i.Invest National Youth Business Competition. He walks away with cash and ...

Asian Test-Prep Centers Offer Parents Exactly What They Want: 'Results'

October 25, 2017 by New York Times

New York TimesAccording to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, a majority of New York City's 411 prep centers are rooted in Queens and Brooklyn, with over a quarter of them springing up in the past four years alone, most notably in the boroughs' Asian enclaves of ...

Brooklyn Tech student gets perfect ACT score, creates app to help other students

October 24, 2017 by Brooklyn Reporter

Brooklyn ReporterA brilliant Brooklyn student took a frightening injury and turned it into amazing success in the classroom. Seventeen-year-old Akhilesh Khakhar, a senior at Brooklyn Technical High School, has created an award-winning learning app that has not only ...

Brooklyn teacher sparks her students to excel in media

October 18, 2017 by Brooklyn Daily

Brooklyn DailyTanzman teaches media and technology at Brooklyn Technical High School. Before teaching, Tanzman served as vice president of graphics and marketing at Frederick Atkins and prior to that she served as advertising art director at Metropolis Magazine.

Warshay, Marvin

July 12, 2017 by Cleveland Jewish News

Cleveland Jewish News12, 1934 to Miriam and Isaac Warshay in the British Mandate of Palestine. He grew up in Brooklyn, N.Y., and attended Brooklyn Technical High School. Later, he attended Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute where he earned a degree in chemical engineering.

These Brooklyn high schoolers and scholarship recipients are going on to big things

June 14, 2017 by Brooklyn Daily

Brooklyn DailyCheers and kudos to the seven super-smart seniors at Brooklyn Technical High School who were this year's recipients of the UFT-Albert Shanker College Scholarships. The outstanding grads from the borough of churches included Krishna Roy of Kensington, ...

Seven Brooklyn Tech Seniors Awarded UFT Shanker Scholarships

June 7, 2017 by BKLYNER

BKLYNERSeven students from Brooklyn Tech's Class of 2017 were awarded UFT Albert Shanker College Scholarships, the school announced yesterday. The UFT Albert Shanker College Scholarship fund was started by a group of teachers 48 years ago and has since ...

Rise & Shine: Brooklyn gifted school inches forward on integration

June 2, 2017 by Chalkbeat New York

SCIENCE STAR A former DNA analyst for the medical examiner's office is now teaching biology and forensics at Staten Island Technical High School. New York Daily News. SHOW STOPPER Some audience members were “horrified” when a fellow parent ...

Students want prom on Ramadan changed so Muslims can attend. The school's reply may surprise you.

May 30, 2017 by

TheBlaze.comBrooklyn Technical High School student Pikeeza Shabbir agrees with a petition to move the date of the senior prom, which happens during Islam's holy month of Ramadan, so Muslim students can attend. (Image source: WCBS-TV video screenshot) ... to change ...

Elite NYC High School Denies Muslim Students' Request to Change Date of Prom Due to Ramadan

May 28, 2017 by Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsAn elite New York City high school has denied requests by Muslim students to change the date of prom so it would not conflict with the Muslim observance of Ramadan. Brooklyn Tech High School students signed a petition to move the date of their senior ...

Muslim Students From Brooklyn Technical School Want Prom Dates Changed Because Of Ramadan

May 28, 2017 by The Inquisitr

The InquisitrOfficials from the Brooklyn Technical High School in New York have turned down a demand made by Muslim students to change the date of their senior prom because the dates conflicted with their observance of Ramadan. According to a Fox News report, ...

Top NYC school Brooklyn Tech says it won't move prom date despite it falling during Ramadan

May 28, 2017 by Daily Mail

Daily MailA top New York City high school will not be moving its prom date even though it falls during Ramadan. Brooklyn Technical seniors are set to gather at Pier Sixty, billed as the largest waterfront venue in Manhattan, on June 3 for their big bash. This ...

Prom night conflict pits Muslim students vs. education officials

May 28, 2017 by Fox News

Fox NewsThe Brooklyn Technical High School senior prom starts at 7 p.m. -- while the sun is still out. The dance was planned months in advance, New York education officials told CBS2, so it will not be rescheduled. Dinner is expected to be served after sunset ...

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