The Board of Trustees, President Louise H. Feroe Liza Minnelli began performing at the age of three and hasn’t stopped since. She has won virtually every entertainment award possible. Born on March 12, 1946, in Los Angeles, California to the actress-singer Judy Garland and film director Vincente Minnelli, she began her own career in 1949 costarring with her mother in the movie “In the Good Old Summertime.” & Dinner Chairman Dr. Harris B. Stratyner ‘77, HD ‘05 Mount Sinai School of Medicine Cordially invite you to the She landed the lead role at 19 in Broadway’s “Flora, the Red Menace” for which she won a Tony. Liza later starred in several films including “The Sterile Cuckoo.” She played Sally Bowles in “Cabaret,” which won eight Oscars including Best Actress for Liza who also earned a Golden Globe and a British Film Academy Award for the role. Her televised concert “Liza with a ‘Z” earned her an Emmy. She appeared opposite Robert DeNiro in Scorsese’s “New York, New York” in 1977. Liza co-starred with Dudley Moore in the movie “Arthur” in 1981 and seven years later in its sequel. She received her second Golden Globe for her role in the made-for-TV movie “A Time to Live” and in 1989, she produced an album with Britain’s Pet Shop Boys. Liza took over for Julie Andrews in “Victor/Victoria” in 1977 and two years later returned to Broadway to pay tribute to her father in “Minnelli on Minnelli.” Liza was more recently seen as the hilarious Lucille on TV’s “Arrested Development” and as a wacky sex therapist in the film “The OH in Ohio.” Liza also received rave reviews for her guest performance on TV’s “Law and Order--Criminal Intent.” Liza continues her celebrated music and film career with upcoming concert tours and screen projects. She continues to participate in charities for such causes as AIDS research and children’s programs. 26TH ANNUAL MERCY COLLEGE TRUSTEES’ DINNER Liza Minnelli Honoring Award Winning Artist & Entertainer Tuesday, March 27, 2007 Mandarin Oriental 80 Columbus Circle at 60th Street New York City , Soledad O Brien Mistress of Ceremonies Anchor, CNN’s American Morning Cocktails 6:00 pm SILENT AUCTION • Dinner 7:00 pm trustees’ dinner celebrates Mercy College’s steadfast dedication Tto heits annual mission of providing access to higher education to a broad range of students who are not generally given this opportunity by other four-year colleges. With campuses in the Bronx, Manhattan, and Westchester, Mercy educates learners to think critically and gain skills to prepare them for today’s job market. This celebration is also a significant fundraiser for Mercy College scholarship funds that sustain and extend this access. Nationally recognized as a leader in providing access to education to underserved populations, and with 90 percent of Mercy’s students eligible for financial assistance, your partnership with Mercy makes an impact in setting the stage for the success of our students. Board of Trustees of Mercy College Richard E. French, Jr. Chairman WRNN TV Associates Joseph P. Carlucci, Vice Chairman Cuddy & Feder LLP Millie Hernandez Becker Landmark Aviation Gary W. Brown CIBC World Markets Corp. Pasquale J. D'Amuro, HD’ 05 Giuliani Security and Safety, LLC Louise H. Feroe, Ex-Officio Mercy College Joseph Gantz Pine Brook Road Partners, LLC Bruce J. Haber BJH Management, LLC Vicki P. Haupt Haupt & Co. David B. Jones Deloitte & Touche, LLP Fernando Mateo Hispanics Across America & NYS Federation of Taxi Drivers Harris B. Stratyner, ‘77, HD ‘05 Mt. Sinai School of Medicine Donald J. Matthews Consultant Trustees Emeriti James M. McCormick First Manhattan Consulting Group, Inc. Charles E.F. Millard BP Direct Securities, LLC William M. Mooney, III Plunkett & Jaffe Group of McKenna Long & Aldridge, LLP Raymund A. Paredes Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board Shirley R. Pippins Suffolk County Community College Walter Anderson, ’72, HD ’89 Parade Publications David T. Diamond, HD ’94 Rosenberg-Diamond Development Corp. Edward B. Dunn, HD ‘06 Morgan Stanley Sarita Dizik Gantz Civic Leader Francis G. Ronnenberg Westchester Transportation Management Organization (Retired) Andrea E. Randolph MBIA Insurance Corporation Richard A. Rosenblatt Rosenblatt Securities, Inc. Otto E. Roethenmund Inter-Nation Capital Management Corp. Russell L. Weiss, HD ’81 Norstar Bank of Commerce (Retired) 26th Annual Trustees’ Dinner March 27, 2007 Mandarin Oriental, New York THE 26TH ANNUAL MERCY COLLEGE TRUSTEES’ DINNER REPLY CARD £ Mercy College faculty and staff may purchase tickets for a discounted rate of $195 each. ______ Ticket(s) @ $195 £ ______ Individual Contributor Ticket(s) @$250 £ I/We cannot participate, but wish to make a tribute contribution in the amount of $_______________ Name __________________________________________________________ Corporation ______________________________________________________ Address ________________________________________________________ City _____________________________State __________ Zip______________ Phone ___________________________Fax ____________________________ All proceeds benefit Mercy College. We encourage our corporate supporters to extend an invitation to a Mercy student to join you at your table. For further information please call (914) 674-7414. 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