The Inauguration of Laura Sparks
Tuesday, February 06, 2018, 9:45am - 2:00pm
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Please save the date, February 6, 2018, for the inauguration of Laura Sparks as the 13th President of The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art.
9:45 am Academic Procession
10:00 am Ceremony in the Great Hall
12:00 pm Wreath Laying in Cooper Square and Community Lunch
This event will be livestreamed.
More details will follow, including a week-long schedule of public programming and community events centered around the theme of TRUTH, which was inspired by Peter Cooper's own words:
“My design is to establish this institution, in the hope that unnumbered youth will here receive the inspiration of truth in all its native power and beauty, and find in it a source of perpetual pleasure to spread its transforming influence throughout the world.”