Email Broadcast of 04-08-2014 

Founder’s Day, Sunday April 13: Event Reminder Dear Alumni,

There is less than a week remaining before our first Peter Cooper Block Party! Sunday, April 13!

Join the celebration in the Great Hall with a reception for the Founders Day Alumni Awards from 10 am to 1 pm, and then join the street fair at Astor Place, between Broadway and Lafayette for the Street Fair from 1pm to 5pm.

See more here:

Some of our special activities include:

The Jello Challenge, come out and compete for the best Jello sculpture, still open for submissions!

An Art Showcase, featuring student and alumni works, still open for contributions!

An oral history booth for recording your Cooper memories, c/o The Associates of Cooper Union

An “Inventor’s Row” to celebrate the Peter Cooper Spirit of Invention, where you can see and meet alumni and student inventors and their inventions

Food Trucks by Snow Day, La Bella Torta, and Carl’s Steaks

The NY Knicks Groove Truck

A communal art table, t­-shirt making, a gallery on wheels, live music, and more!

We are also still looking for a few more volunteers to lend a helping hand with the event, such as at the check­in table and setting up the street fair. If you can spare a portion of the day lending some assistance, we can offer free food and drinks at the street fair. Please reply to

We hope you can make it, and bring your friends and family as well, kids are welcome and encouraged to come, too!

The RSVP link is here:

Yinna Wang A’07
Founder’s Day Chair