Martin B. Dworkis, President of Manhattan Community College, Dead at 46
Menu JTA Search

Martin B. Dworkis, President of Manhattan Community College, Dead at 46

Download PDF for this date

Funeral services were held here today for Dr. Martin B. Dworkis, president of Manhattan Community College, a Jew, who died of a heart attack yesterday at the age of 46. Dr. Dworkis, born and educated in New York, was active in civic as well as educational affairs. He was known as an expert in governmental affairs and as an author on these subjects. He received the Jewish War Veterans Award in 1961.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund