Looking Back, Forging Ahead

Feb 01 2021

Though apart, Columbia engineers remain united in our commitment to engineering for humanity, to one another, and to a new year of breathtaking discovery and impact.

2021 ushers in a new normal for our School, our students, and almost every sector of society. As engineers and applied scientists, our talents and skills—and especially our creativity—have never been needed more. We take a look back at how we as a community transitioned and persevered over the past year through the pandemic, yet managed to stay connected to innovate in education and advance more groundbreaking research, design and test more solutions, and build a more inclusive environment for all. Though apart, we remain united in our commitment to engineering for humanity, to one another, and to a new year of breathtaking discovery and impact.