A large-scale figurative sculpture by Jack Howard-Potter ’97, titled “Torso II, Swinging II, Messenger of the Gods,” is on-site at Court Square Park in Long Island City, Queens, through Sept. 12. It is part of a group of public installations throughout New York City designed to brighten the landscape with thought-provoking art.
Cooper Braun '06 was recently featured on westword.com. The article focused on the success of Stories With Spirit during the pandemic. Braun co-founded the venture in 2014 to share acting and storytelling with adult audiences.
Sunthru, a startup born at Union College, is developing a window pane made of silica aerogel that could make windows more energy-efficient and cost-effective. John Costa '17 is CEO of the company. Adam Forti '17 is also a member of the Sunthru team. Ann Anderson, the Agnes S. Macdonald Professor of Mechanical Engineering, and Mary Carroll '86, the Dwane W. Crichton Professor of Chemistry, invented the process for manufacturing the aerogel material.