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The stories below speak to the tremendous impact of our donors' generosity and the immense power your gift can have to change students' lives. 

 

 

 

MURRAY SACKSON

After graduating from Cooper in 1942, Murray Sackson immediately put his mechanical engineering education to work perfecting military aircraft and using wind tunnels to test them.

MAXINE HAUSER NIETZ: MISSION CONTROLLER

The daughter of a teacher and an NYPD cop, Maxine Hauser Nietz was the first member of her family to attend college.

DONALD ’35 AND CATHERINE WILCOX

Don and Catherine Wilcox established a living trust to provide a future engineering student with the same life-changing opportunity that Cooper gave Don, whose background offered very few financial or social advantages.