When the US Coast Guard abandoned its station at Governor's Island, President Clinton offered to sell it to the City for $1.00. Though the City did not take him up on it at the time, we offered the challenge to our students and asked them to propose some uses for this historical site.

Here are some of the imaginative solutions offered by the interdisciplinary groups of engineering, architecture, and art students.

View video of the Govenor's Island student proposals
student proposals [Real Media file]

View the Govenor's Island class website
website [HTML file]