On the Cover

Alumni Magazine Issue 38's cover features Unity, a 22-foot tall bronze sculpture by alumni Hank Willis Thomas

Cover illustration by Lauren Mortimer

The legend behind the name: Abraham Alfonse Albert Gallatin is one of New York University’s founders and the namesake for both its School of Individualized Study and online student portal. And regardless of where you turn, this NYU founder is very much still with us. So who exactly was this guy? We’re glad you asked . . .  Read our feature story.

About the Magazine

New York University Alumni Magazine is published thrice yearly by New York University. Contents copyright © 2022. All rights reserved. No responsibility will be accepted for unsolicited manuscripts and artwork. Bylined articles reflect the viewpoints of individual writers and are not to be construed as expression of official university policy.

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illlustration of Bridgette Austin

Bridgette Austin
Reporter: Agents of Change

illlustration of Rory Evans

Rory Evans
Writer: Agents of Change

illlustration of Johnalynn Holland

Johnalynn Holland
Illustrator: News Section

Illustration of Bob Venables

Bob Venables
Illustrator: News Section

—Portraits by Adriana Komura

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