Uncategorized | 12:22 pm | December 21, 2010 | By Cora Lewis

Gwathmey archives go to library

The archives of Gwathmey Siegel & Associates Architects, the firm that oversaw the renovations of the Art and Architecture Building, have been donated to the Yale University Library by Bette-Ann Gwathmey, the widow of Charles Gwathmey ARC ’62, who died in August of last year. Although the acquisition was confirmed in September, Yale released the »

Uncategorized | 3:17 pm | December 13, 2010 | By Cora Lewis

Stern ARC ’65 wins Richard H. Driehaus Prize for Classical Architecture

While undergrad architecture students are toiling for honors (or simply passing) grades this week, Dean of the Yale School of Architecture Robert A. M. Stern ARC ’65 just received one of the higher honors in his field. Stern has been awarded the prestigious 2011 Richard H. Driehaus Prize for Classical Architecture, which goes to practitioners »

Uncategorized | 12:16 am | November 2, 2010 | By Cora Lewis

Modern Love seeks basement

Rising from the dead, appropriately on Halloween, Modern Love told its fans, “You can help us stay alive” Sunday night. Greg Rubin ’11, one of the organizers of the elusive dance party, sent a message to members of the event’s facebook group that stated ominously, “This may be the last message you receive from Modern »

Uncategorized | 8:27 pm | October 20, 2010 | By Cora Lewis

Stern ARC ’65 gives the rich what they want, says Times

The New York Times Magazine finds Dean of the School of Architecture Robert A. M. Stern ARC ’65 “most intriguing.” In a profile published Sunday, the Times tours the Stern-designed building 15 Central Park West, the most successful high-end Manhattan residential development in recent history (202 apartments contracted for roughly $2 billion total) and tries »

Uncategorized | 6:25 pm | September 22, 2010 | By Zoe Gorman and Cora Lewis

Small fire breaks out in Mason Lab


Students with midday classes in Mason Laboratory on Wednesday enjoyed listening to lecture outdoors but also had their ears filled with the drone of the alarm that went off in response to a small fire. The fire broke out this afternoon in a furnace that had been left on in associate research scientist Sungchul Lee’s »