Alumni Network

Prestigious & Football Alumni

Prestigious Alumni

  • Robert D. Manfred Jr. 1980

    Commissioner of MLB

  • Ruth Bader Ginsburg 1954

    U.S. Supreme Court Justice

  • Gary Bettman 1974

    Commissioner of the NHL

  • Ann Coulter 1977

    Columnist, book author, political commentator

  • Bill Nye 1977

    Star of "Bill Nye the Science Guy"; science education advocate

  • Keith Olbermann 1979

    Sportcaster, news anchor, political commentator, host of "Countdown with Keith Olbermann" and "Football Night in America"

  • Christopher Reeve 1974

    Star of "Superman"

  • Kevin Reilly 1984

    President of NBC Entertainment

  • Janet Reno 1960

    Attorney General under Bill Clinton

  • Jimmy Smits 1982

    Actor on "L.A. Law," "NYPD Blue" and "West Wing"

  • Bill Maher 1978

    Comedian

Football Alumni

  • JC Tretter 2013

    First Ivy League player drafted in 2013; Played for Packers (2013–present)

  • Luke Tasker 2013

    Played for Chargers (2013) and Hamilton Tiger-Cats (CFL) (2013-Present)

  • Bryan Walters 2010

    Played for Chargers (2010-11), Vikings (2012) and Seahawks (2012-Present), Super Bowl XLVIII Champion.

  • Kevin Boothe 2005

    2x Super Bowl Champion- Giants 2007 and 2011; Played for Raiders (2006) and Giants (2007 - Present)

  • Al Dekdebru 1946

    Played for Buffalo Bisons (1946), Chicago Rockets (1947), Boston Yanks (1948), and New York Yankees (1948)

  • Pete Gogolak 1964

    Played for Bills (1964-1965) and Giants (1966-1975); First 'soccer style' kicker in professional American football

  • Derrick Harmon 1984

    Played for 49ers (1984-1986); First alumnus of Cornell University to win a Super Bowl ring (Super Bowl XIX); Inducted into Cornell University Athletic Hall of Fame in 1989

  • Ed Marinaro 1972

    1971 Heisman Trophy runner-up; Three time All-American; Inducted into the College Football Hall of Fame in 1991; Played for Vikings, Jets, Seahawks; Actor on "Hill Street Blues"

  • Lou Molinet 1928

    First Hispanic-American professional football player in NFL; Played for Frankford Yellow Jackets (1927)

  • Seth Payne 1997

    Played for Jaguars (1997-2001) and Texans (2002-2006)

  • Lee Reherman 1988

    Played for Dolphins; Actor on "American Gladiators" and "X-Files"

  • Glenn "Pop" Warner 1894

    Football player/Captain; Head coach; Founder of Pop Warner Little Scholars / Pop Warner Football

  • Gary Wood 1964

    Inducted into Cornell Athletic Hall of Fame in 1989 and New York Sports Hall of Fame in 1996; Played for Giants (1964-1966), Saints (1967), Giants (1968-1969) and Ottawa Rough Riders (1970-1971)