The Whitney piece was a radical experiment in dialing art down to almost nothing: simply a white translucent polyester scrim bisecting the open space, extending from the ceiling down to about eye level, with a black painted line on the wall creating the sensation of seeing floating rectangles. Daylight from one of the museum’s trapezoidal windows was the only illumination. The effect, for the receptive observer, was as if the room were separating into its constituent parts..

A. The greatest asset we have here at Columbia is the University community the faculty, support staff, graduate students, post docs. It’s an amazing wealth of human intellect and talent. Monica Detullio, who is 22, was at Curacao last Saturday, buying five pairs of Ray Bans ($46 apiece), a pair of Levi’s 501 jeans ($38), a Walkman ($51), and a cordless phone ($57). In her hand was an Italian guidebook to New York City, with the Curacao entry marked in black pen. On the first day of Miss Detullio’s first trip in America.

A. A brand is a promise, and the delivery of hospitality is easy to dream about, but not so easy to execute. When I was at Doubletree, we gave out free cookies to people. This is Seoul’s Champs Elys a concrete and glass table of contents for the global fashion brands that also fill Seoul’s department stores, such as Lotte, Hyundai and Shinsegae, Korea’s oldest. Retail rents in the Cheong dam and Apkujeong neighborhoods priciest in Korea quadrupled over the past 10 years. As on Rodeo Drive or Fifth Avenue, if a store hasn’t arrived here, it hasn’t arrived in the eyes of the brand conscious Korean consumer..

The public controversy and legal debate over the President’s order is intense. Among the many strong petitions and compelling statements that have been issued is one from the Association of American Universities (AAU), of which Columbia is a member. We join with many peers in decrying this action as discriminatory, damaging to America’s leadership in higher education, and contrary to our nation’s core values and founding principles..

Inside, the province s treasures and the spirit of discovery will spark their desire to return time and again. Public comments received via the website will be collected and submitted to an expert review panel along with the project proposals submitted by each design build team. The expert review panel will evaluate the design build teams and their proposals based on design, ability to deliver the project, and on the best value offered for the budget.