- See also Wikipedia's article about "Rider Strong".
Rider Strong CC '04 is an actor known for his role in the 1990s TV sitcom Boy Meets World. Like Barack Obama, he transferred to Columbia from LA's Occidental College. He lived in East Campus' Watson House townhouse and collaborated with comedian Steve Hofstetter on the latter's college material. Strong graduated from CC magna cum laude in English. He recently obtained his MFA from Bennington College in Vermont.