CARLISLE: Rape without ‘rapists’

September 23, 2011
I’ll admit it: When I began reading Julia Fisher’s column in Thursday’s News, I was expecting to be offended. Her first sentence is bombastic, and her first paragraph is not only sarcastic, but misleading. She seemed to have entirely missed an essential point of the article to which she was responding: namely, that a culture »

Rubin ’99 talks urban design

February 12, 2010
The term “city” might typically conjure up images of sidewalks and high-rises, but for School of Architecture professor Elihu Rubin ’99, an urban environment is defined by “the interaction of three faces”: its physical environment, its social context and the power of its institutions. Thursday evening, Rubin discussed urban design before about 40 people at »