At Cooper: Past Issues

At Cooper is the magazine about the goings on of The Cooper Union and its alumni. While all past issues are available at The Cooper Union library, those published since 2007 are available below. Note that the magazine suspended publication from 2012 until Fall 2016.

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Spring 2017

Fall 2016

Fall/Winter 2011

Summer 2011

Fall/Winter 2010

Summer 2010

Fall/Winter 2009

Summer 2009

Winter 2008/09

Summer 2008

Summer 2007

  • Founded by inventor, industrialist and philanthropist Peter Cooper in 1859, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art offers education in art, architecture and engineering, as well as courses in the humanities and social sciences.

  • “My feelings, my desires, my hopes, embrace humanity throughout the world,” Peter Cooper proclaimed in a speech in 1853. He looked forward to a time when, “knowledge shall cover the earth as waters cover the great deep.”

  • From its beginnings, Cooper Union was a unique institution, dedicated to founder Peter Cooper's proposition that education is the key not only to personal prosperity but to civic virtue and harmony.

  • Peter Cooper wanted his graduates to acquire the technical mastery and entrepreneurial skills, enrich their intellects and spark their creativity, and develop a sense of social justice that would translate into action.