Dear Alumni,

I wish you all the best in the New Year. And I thank you for your commitment and contributions to Cooper Union in 2018.

The school is still processing the hundreds of online and mail gifts that came through over the holidays—for which we are tremendously grateful. We’ll report back once the final numbers are in.

If you haven’t yet donated, you can still do here.

I would like to invite you all to our first alumni event of year, which is to followed by our January Council meeting:

When:   Thursday, January 10, 2019, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where:  Cooper Union New Academic Building, Room LL101.

RSVP here or by emailing

Alumna Giulia Della Gatta AR’96 will share an assortment of her wonderful arancini and tell us about her path, the Arancini Bros.®️ story (- From Group Hunting to Self Service), Street Food & Maker’s Markets, Engineering Food & Experiences, Becoming “Pop”ular: Public Presentations, Development & Decisions, Pop-up markets to Essex Street Market, Brick & Mortar, Media, Corporate, and offer some final thoughts on eating, nutrition, consciousness, and individuality.

I look forward to seeing you and to another great year!

Paul Nikulin