First published in the Jan. 1 print issue of the Glendale News Press.
A cow jumped over the moon on a 2022 Rose Parade float, but Glendale native Annie Doody helped the cow fly.
A 2019 graduate of Glendale High School, Doody served as the electronics lead and animations operator of the California Polytechnic State University float, titled “Stargazers” — the only student-built entry slated for the New Year’s Day event. A third-year at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Doody’s tasks were to oversee the moving parts of the float, including a jet pack-wearing bovine soaring over a crescent moon, and to ensure that the motions remained smooth during the parade.
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