Class of 2019

Copper Bates: Cooper is a junior in SEAS studying Operations Research and Computer Science. Born and raised in sunny San Diego, Cooper enjoys spending his free time outdoors where he is an avid triathlete and endurance runner. When not doing sports, Cooper dabbles in web development and robotics programming, and hopes to apply his passion for innovation to whatever his career may be.

Copper Bates: Cooper is a junior in SEAS studying Operations Research and Computer Science. Born and raised in sunny San Diego, Cooper enjoys spending his free time outdoors where he is an avid triathlete and endurance runner. When not doing sports, Cooper dabbles in web development and robotics programming, and hopes to apply his passion for innovation to whatever his career may be.

Zach Boughner: A junior in Columbia College, Zach attended the Buckingham, Browne and Nichols School (BB&N) in Cambridge, MA before coming to New York. He intends the major in Political Science and Economics and has a special interest in local electoral politics. Outside of the classroom, Zach is an avid runner, a casual basketball fan (allegiance: Boston Celtics), and a staunch supporter of Tom Brady and the New England Patriots.

Zach Boughner: A junior in Columbia College, Zach attended the Buckingham, Browne and Nichols School (BB&N) in Cambridge, MA before coming to New York. He intends the major in Political Science and Economics and has a special interest in local electoral politics. Outside of the classroom, Zach is an avid runner, a casual basketball fan (allegiance: Boston Celtics), and a staunch supporter of Tom Brady and the New England Patriots.

Alan Blaesser: Alan is a junior from Weston, Massachusetts, where he attended Weston High School and captained the school's swim and crew teams. At Columbia, Alan is majoring in Sustainable Development and Business Management, and has an interest in sustainable project finance. He is a member of the National Champion Men’s Lightweight Crew Team. Alan is an entrepreneur, starting his own private sailing and seafood businesses.

Alan Blaesser: Alan is a junior from Weston, Massachusetts, where he attended Weston High School and captained the school's swim and crew teams. At Columbia, Alan is majoring in Sustainable Development and Business Management, and has an interest in sustainable project finance. He is a member of the National Champion Men’s Lightweight Crew Team. Alan is an entrepreneur, starting his own private sailing and seafood businesses.

Sebastian Espinosa: Seb is a junior in Columbia College studying Economics, and History. He’s a graduate of Palmer Trinity School and a Miami native, but he always dreamed of moving to New York where he could join a fraternity. On Campus, he's involved in the Men of Color Alliance and Res Life. In his free time, you can find him at an art gallery, movie theater, bookstore, or wandering New York. He hopes to pursue his love of making spreadsheets by working in consulting or finance after he graduates. 

Sebastian Espinosa: Seb is a junior in Columbia College studying Economics, and History. He’s a graduate of Palmer Trinity School and a Miami native, but he always dreamed of moving to New York where he could join a fraternity. On Campus, he's involved in the Men of Color Alliance and Res Life. In his free time, you can find him at an art gallery, movie theater, bookstore, or wandering New York. He hopes to pursue his love of making spreadsheets by working in consulting or finance after he graduates. 

Tim Kiely: Tim (CC '19) is a thesbian, former swimmer, and unwilling heely enthusiast from Atlanta, Georgia. It has been said that he can only be killed by a blade forged of a rare igneous rock found only on the highest peak of the tallest mountain in the lowest trench of the widest ocean, but this has not been confirmed. He also coaches a summer league swim team. Tim is excited to be a part of Sigma Nu, and looks forward to declaring a theater major. 

Tim Kiely: Tim (CC '19) is a thesbian, former swimmer, and unwilling heely enthusiast from Atlanta, Georgia. It has been said that he can only be killed by a blade forged of a rare igneous rock found only on the highest peak of the tallest mountain in the lowest trench of the widest ocean, but this has not been confirmed. He also coaches a summer league swim team. Tim is excited to be a part of Sigma Nu, and looks forward to declaring a theater major. 

Alex Libby: Alex is junior in Columba College. Hailing from New Jersey, he is an avid fan of basket and football, hip hop, and watching animal fight videos. 

Alex Libby: Alex is junior in Columba College. Hailing from New Jersey, he is an avid fan of basket and football, hip hop, and watching animal fight videos. 

Quincy Meng: Quincy is a junior in Columbia College with a prospective major in Computer Science and a concentration in Economics. Born in China, Quincy moved to New York at age 15. Before coming to Columbia, he attended Juilliard Pre-College and has played recitals at venues such as the Microsoft Auditorium (Seattle), Poly Theatre (China), and the Juilliard School (New York). At Columbia, he is a member of the Columbia Men's Club Ice Hockey Team and is actively involved in Columbia Daily Spectator as a software developer.

Quincy Meng: Quincy is a junior in Columbia College with a prospective major in Computer Science and a concentration in Economics. Born in China, Quincy moved to New York at age 15. Before coming to Columbia, he attended Juilliard Pre-College and has played recitals at venues such as the Microsoft Auditorium (Seattle), Poly Theatre (China), and the Juilliard School (New York). At Columbia, he is a member of the Columbia Men's Club Ice Hockey Team and is actively involved in Columbia Daily Spectator as a software developer.

Sam Quillen: Sam is a junior in Columbia College from Boston, Massachusetts. He has also lived in Puerto Rico and Shanghai. He loves playing sports and is an avid fan of the Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots. At Columbia he intends to pursue his true passion of studying Xenobiology.

Sam Quillen: Sam is a junior in Columbia College from Boston, Massachusetts. He has also lived in Puerto Rico and Shanghai. He loves playing sports and is an avid fan of the Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots. At Columbia he intends to pursue his true passion of studying Xenobiology.

William Ruff: Will is a junior in CC from Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He attended Durham Academy. Before coming to Columbia, Will took a gap year to travel around New Zealand and Asia. He is interested in Economics and International Relations. Will loves Duke Basketball and enjoys hooping in the gym. He is on the Parliamentary Debate team at Columbia, and is a mixologist for the Bartending Association.

William Ruff: Will is a junior in CC from Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He attended Durham Academy. Before coming to Columbia, Will took a gap year to travel around New Zealand and Asia. He is interested in Economics and International Relations. Will loves Duke Basketball and enjoys hooping in the gym. He is on the Parliamentary Debate team at Columbia, and is a mixologist for the Bartending Association.

Coby Zucker: Coby is a Junior in Columbia College studying Financial Economics. He is from Potomac in the great state of Maryland. Along with Sigma Nu, Coby is the President of the Interfraternity Council and a member of the Lion Credit Union Initiative. A former member of the Men’s Varsity Swim Team, he continues to enjoy lifting and fitness, and also loves to eat pizza while hanging around the house with his brothers.

Coby Zucker: Coby is a Junior in Columbia College studying Financial Economics. He is from Potomac in the great state of Maryland. Along with Sigma Nu, Coby is the President of the Interfraternity Council and a member of the Lion Credit Union Initiative. A former member of the Men’s Varsity Swim Team, he continues to enjoy lifting and fitness, and also loves to eat pizza while hanging around the house with his brothers.

Mohit Bhalodkar: Mohit Bhalodkar is a junior in CC from Long Island, New York. Mohit attended Syosset High School and plans to major in Financial Economics. He is an avid NY sports fan and his true love is the New York Mets. Mohit is a member of Parliamentary Debate Team, dances for Columbia Bhangra and loves to play basketball, football, and tennis in his free time. 

Mohit Bhalodkar: Mohit Bhalodkar is a junior in CC from Long Island, New York. Mohit attended Syosset High School and plans to major in Financial Economics. He is an avid NY sports fan and his true love is the New York Mets. Mohit is a member of Parliamentary Debate Team, dances for Columbia Bhangra and loves to play basketball, football, and tennis in his free time. 

Michael Crappotta: Michael is a Columbia College economics major from Long Island, NY. He currently serves as Managing Editor of the Columbia Economics Review. Before coming to Columbia, he graduated Valedictorian of Garden City High School. In his free time, Michael enjoys fishing, off-roading, and scuba diving.    

Michael Crappotta: Michael is a Columbia College economics major from Long Island, NY. He currently serves as Managing Editor of the Columbia Economics Review. Before coming to Columbia, he graduated Valedictorian of Garden City High School. In his free time, Michael enjoys fishing, off-roading, and scuba diving.

 

 

Chris Gaw: Chris is junior in SEAS majoring in Mechanical Engineering from almost Los Angeles. Outside of school, Chris is a super hype dj with great style and a nice Audi. He knows how to drop the beat. Chris is an internationally ranked League of Legends player and a phenomenal tennis player. He aced a kid three times in a row in eighth grade. Chris is a huge fan of his home-town team the Clippers and girl Miley Cyrus.   

Chris Gaw: Chris is junior in SEAS majoring in Mechanical Engineering from almost Los Angeles. Outside of school, Chris is a super hype dj with great style and a nice Audi. He knows how to drop the beat. Chris is an internationally ranked League of Legends player and a phenomenal tennis player. He aced a kid three times in a row in eighth grade. Chris is a huge fan of his home-town team the Clippers and girl Miley Cyrus. 

 

Matt Kronengold: Matt is a junior in SEAS studying Computer Engineering and Economics.  A former member of the Men's Varsity Swim Team, Matt still enjoys some swimming in the pool as well as running and biking.  Although he loves his time spent in New York City with his fellow Sigma Nu's, his favorite places are still the beaches of his home, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Matt Kronengold: Matt is a junior in SEAS studying Computer Engineering and Economics.  A former member of the Men's Varsity Swim Team, Matt still enjoys some swimming in the pool as well as running and biking.  Although he loves his time spent in New York City with his fellow Sigma Nu's, his favorite places are still the beaches of his home, Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

George Liu: George is a junior from Miami, Florida. He attended Palmetto Senior High School and is a huge Miami Heat fan. He still isn't sure what he would to study but likes to imagine that he will go to law school.

George Liu: George is a junior from Miami, Florida. He attended Palmetto Senior High School and is a huge Miami Heat fan. He still isn't sure what he would to study but likes to imagine that he will go to law school.

Jordy Portugal: Jordy is a junior in Columbia College studying Political Science and Statistics. On campus, he is involved in narcolepsy research. Outside of school, Jordy's passions include watching Barcelona and playing basketball with his brothers. His favorite TV show is 13 Reasons Why and he loves Lil Yachty's poetic wordplay.     

Jordy Portugal: Jordy is a junior in Columbia College studying Political Science and Statistics. On campus, he is involved in narcolepsy research. Outside of school, Jordy's passions include watching Barcelona and playing basketball with his brothers. His favorite TV show is 13 Reasons Why and he loves Lil Yachty's poetic wordplay. 

 

 

Michael Riera: Michael is a junior in Columbia College who attended Lawrenceville Academy.     

Michael Riera: Michael is a junior in Columbia College who attended Lawrenceville Academy. 

 

 

Jack Smith: Jack is a junior in Columbia College studying economics and mathematics. He lives in Manchester in the UK and attended Millfield School in Somerset. Before coming to Columbia, Jack took a gap year where he travelled to various places around the world including Dubai and Australia. He is a member of the Men’s Varsity Swim Team and enjoys playing other sports in his free time.

Jack Smith: Jack is a junior in Columbia College studying economics and mathematics. He lives in Manchester in the UK and attended Millfield School in Somerset. Before coming to Columbia, Jack took a gap year where he travelled to various places around the world including Dubai and Australia. He is a member of the Men’s Varsity Swim Team and enjoys playing other sports in his free time.

Gideon Cheruiyot: A unique brand of savage with the boyish charm to pull it off, Gideon is known for refusing to abide by the rules and playing to the tune of his own horn.

Gideon Cheruiyot: A unique brand of savage with the boyish charm to pull it off, Gideon is known for refusing to abide by the rules and playing to the tune of his own horn.