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Empire State University

 
Empire State University
 

Name: Empire State University

Other Names: E.S.U.; ESU; Empire State

Classification: supporting characters supporting characters   group group  

Publisher(s): Marvel

First Appearance: The Amazing Spider-Man (vol. 1) #31 (Dec. 1965): "If This Be My Destiny!"

Creators: Stan Lee, Steve Ditko

Number of Appearances: 173

Type of Organization/Group: college/university

Location: New York City, New York, USA

Number of group members listed below: 62

Character
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Alex supporting character
CBR Scale: S mutophile
Students for Tolerance; Empire State University
[mutant member of Students for Tolerance group]
Marvel 2
Amber supporting character
  Xavier Institute; Empire State University Marvel 4
Astrid Bloom Astrid Bloom villain
CBR Scale: S mutant supremacist
Empire State University; black
[mutant telepath; Emma Frost's classmate at ESU]
Marvel 6
Jacob Bolt supporting character
  Empire State University
[older brother of Jefferson, who became pseudo-vampire]
Marvel 2
Dr. Bradley Bolton Dr. Bradley Bolton supporting character scientist
  Empire State University
[co-creator of W.H.O. computer (which gained sentience)]
Marvel 1
Mindy Bolton Mindy Bolton supporting character
  Empire State University
[daughter of co-creator of W.H.O. computer]
Marvel 1
Caps (Roger Cooper) supporting character
  Empire State University; Harry S. Truman High School
[friend of Richard Rider (Nova)]
Marvel 29
Mia Carrera supporting character
  Empire State University
[Roger Hochberg's girlfriend]
Marvel 4
Phillip Chang supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: M radical pacifist
Empire State University
[skilled martial artist; took vow of peace]
Marvel 26
Annie Christopher Annie Christopher supporting character
  Empire State University
[Namorita's former roommate; Wundarr's guardian]
Marvel 6
Ashley Croix Ashley Croix supporting character scientist
  [Nightwatch's beloved girlfriend] Marvel 7
Max Devreaux supporting character
  Empire State University
[had crush on Emma Frost, his Empire State U. classmate]
Marvel 5
Empire State University Empire State University supporting character group
  [1st app: The Amazing Spider-Man (vol. 1) #31 (Dec. 1965)] Marvel 173
Geiger Geiger (Delilah Deerborn) hero
  Empire State University; Initiative...  Marvel 17
Professor Gregson Gilbert Professor Gregson Gilbert supporting character scientist
  [Reed Richards' old college professor; build Dragon Man] Marvel 8
Doctor Genn supporting character
  [Emma Frost's education professor] Marvel 1
Mr. Hastings supporting character
  [told Johnny Storm he couldn't return to E.S.U.] Marvel 1
Steve Hopkins supporting character scientist
  Empire State University; black
[fond of practical jokes]
Marvel 19
Humbug Humbug (Buck Mitty) villain hero scientist
CBR Scale: S insect-based beliefs
Heroes for Hire Marvel 25
Professor Daniel Ironwood supporting character scientist
CBR Scale: U religious
[Professor in Cosmology; Cissy Ironwood's father] Marvel 1
Dean Irvine supporting character
  [interviewed incoming student Emma Frost] Marvel 2
Jackal Jackal (Miles Warren) villain scientist
CBR Scale: U religious
[professor of biochemistry; cloning expert] Marvel 5
Jackson Jackson supporting character
  Empire State University; black
[part of ESU archeology team Gambit rescued in Forever City]
Marvel 1
Hans Jorgenson supporting character scientist
  [former colleague of Morbius; biology instructor] Marvel 3
Jose supporting character
  [worked in Peter Parker's lab; killed by vampire Henry Sage] Marvel 1
Dr. Ashley Kafka Dr. Ashley Kafka supporting character
  [treats insane paranormals] Marvel 58
Kai Kai supporting character
  Empire State University
[Emma Frost's classmate]
Marvel 1
Marcy Kane supporting character
CBR Scale: R Contraxian religion
Empire State University; Contraxian Marvel 26
Mary Kelleher Mary Kelleher supporting character scientist
  [1st app: Untold Tales of Spider-Man Annual '97 (1997)] Marvel 2
Ian Kendall Ian Kendall supporting character
  [Emma Frost's first love (HS teacher she had crush on)] Marvel 19
Kovalski twins supporting character
CBR Scale: M mutophile
Students for Tolerance; Empire State University
[physically imposing twins; act as Gigi Martin's bodyguards]
Marvel 2
Mr. Krenshaw supporting character
  [dean over Peter Parker] Marvel 1
Ming Kuo-Fan supporting character
  Empire State University; Asian
[girlfriend of Access]
Marvel DC 5
Dr. Charles Laing supporting character
  [teacher in ESU School of Journalism] Marvel 1
Ledge Ledge supporting character
  Empire State University
[old friend of TV producer "Dollar Bill"]
Marvel 14
Lightmaster Lightmaster (Edward Lansky) villain scientist
CBR Scale: S One World Church
Hood's Army; The Enforcers (ally) Marvel 7
Magnetic North villain group
CBR Scale: D mutant supremacist
Empire State University
[extremely militant mutant student group]
Marvel 4
Marc supporting character
  [captured, sacrificed by Cult of the Harvester of Eyes] Marvel 1
Gigi Martin supporting character villain
CBR Scale: D mutophile
Students for Tolerance; Empire State University
[founded student group promoting mutant/human understanding]
Marvel 4
Professor Mason supporting character
  [taught Emma Frost] Marvel 1
Christie McDermott Christie McDermott supporting character
  Empire State University
[Emma Frost's art student roommate at Empire State U.]
Marvel 6
Dean Mencken supporting character
  [1st app: Fantastic Four (vol. 1) #35 (Feb. 1965)] Marvel 1
Neko Neko supporting character
  Empire State University
[blonde; on archeology team Gambit rescued in Forever City]
Marvel 1
Neutrino Annihilator (Kirk) villain
CBR Scale: D mutant supremacist
Magnetic North (leader); Empire State University Marvel 4
Phil supporting character
  Empire State University Marvel 1
Professor Pinter supporting character
  [walks his dog Elvis at ESU, where it chases birds] Marvel 1
Dean Rachscore supporting character
  [asked E.S.U. student Johnny Storm for autograph] Marvel 1
Raptor the Renegade (Simon Janson) villain scientist
CBR Scale: S Native American religion (temporary); possessed by demon
[1st app: Fantastic Four (vol. 1) #394 (Nov. 1994)] Marvel 3
The Schizoid Man The Schizoid Man (Chip Martin) villain
  The Liberators; Empire State University... 
[has multiple personality disorder]
Marvel 5
Shannon supporting character
  Empire State University
[Emma Frost's classmate at ESU]
Marvel 1
Dr. Morris Sloan supporting character scientist
  [one of Peter Parker's professors] Marvel 20
Students for Tolerance supporting character group
CBR Scale: D mutophile
Empire State University
[student group promoting mutant/non-mutant understanding]
Marvel 4
unnamed accounting professor supporting character
  [one of Emma Frost's college professors] Marvel 1
unnamed dean supporting character
  [ESU dean while Doctor Doom was student there] Marvel 1
unnamed film student supporting character
CBR Scale: D anti-mutant
Purity; Empire State University
[moderator for Puity website]
Marvel 1
unnamed professor unnamed professor supporting character scientist
  [trapped in the Forever City] Marvel 2
unnamed school librarian supporting character
  [had to shush Emma Frost more than once] Marvel 2
Walter supporting character
  Empire State University
[Chamber's college dorm roommate at ESU]
Marvel 4
Damon Walthers supporting character scientist
  [developed force field device stolen and used by Force] Marvel 4
Debra Whitman Debra Whitman supporting character
  Empire State University Marvel 53
Brent Wilcox supporting character scientist
  [college classmate of She-Hulk; dated her] Marvel 1
Shantal Wilkes supporting character
  Empire State University Marvel 7

Empire State University Empire State University


This character is in the following 19 stories which have been indexed by this website:
The Amazing Spider-Man (vol. 1) #31 (Dec. 1965): "If This Be My Destiny!"
Emma Frost
Emma Frost: Bloom
Fantastic Four (vol. 1) #35 (Feb. 1965): "Calamity on the Campus!"
Gambit
The X-Men


Suggested links for further research about this character:
  - http://www.comicvine.com/empire-state-university/4020-43783/
  - http://www.comicvine.com/empire-state-university-faculty/4060-56982/
  - http://marvel.wikia.com/Empire_State_University
  - http://www.marvunapp.com/master/emen.htm