ALUMNI MAKING NEWS
Vincent Scarsella '76 wrote the crime novel The Anonymous Man (Aignos Press, 2013) about a man who fakes his own death to collect a $4 million life insurance policy only to be betrayed by his co-conspirators in the plot, his wife and best friend. The book is available at Amazon.com.
Eric T. Stoopler '94, associate professor of oral medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, was a 2013 recipient of the University of Pennsylvania's Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation Award for Distinguished Teaching. He received one of only seven Lindback Awards, drawn from a pool of more than 2,500 eligible faculty from across the University.
Sheldon Yao '97, DO was appointed acting chair of the Department of Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine at the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine. Three other Binghamton alumni work with Yao in the department: Hugh Ettlinger '81, Theodore Flaum '84 and Melissa Ventimiglia '95.
Michael J. Antongiovanni '00 has been named a member of the law firm Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C. He joined the firm's litigation and dispute resolution practice group in 2007. He handles all types of civil disputes, including breach of contract claims, residential and commercial real estate matters, shareholder and partnership disputes, employment matters, unfair competition, professional malpractice, fraud, landlord-tenant issues, construction law, broker-commission claims, business torts and other civil claims.
Justin C. Tan '05 has joined the Garden City, N.Y., office of the law firm Bond, Schoeneck & King, PLLC. Prior to joining the firm, he was an assistant district attorney in The Bronx.