Six years ago, Reverends David Johnson and Ronald Smith suggested their two St. Paul congregations one which was mostly black and the other mostly white begin worshipping together. Their suggestion led to the founding of Unity Baptist Church earlier this year.
Miami Amid the grandiose high rise redevelopment of Miami’s downtown, the proud old Sears Tower stands nested within the new performing arts center. The 1929 Art Deco masterpiece once anchored a much larger building and served as a kind of beacon that drew Miami’s commercial activity northward from the city center. In a way, it is encoring that role today, as it softens and adds warmth to Cesar Pelli’s hard edged design for a huge (and hugely expensive) facility that, it is hoped, will attract new life to a long neglected part of the city.
Immediately following the panel all attendees are invited to the opening of “Unfolding Avery,” an exhibition on the building history curated by GSAPP master student Jihoi Lee. The exhibition, which will be on view until Dec. 19 on GSAPP’s 200 level mezzanine, presents photo montages of Avery Hall.
To celebrate the edge city as the height of our civilization, or hail the developers as ”the Medici of the 20th century” (as Mr. Garreau quoted a Houston planner), is the logical equivalent of anointing prime time television as our ultimate artistic expression. Just because it sells, doesn’t mean we have to worship it..
Just as you are accustomed to carrying a driver’s license around in your wallet or purse, you will need to carry a “Gaijin Card”. It looks very similar to any ID card you may have seen. You must apply for one immediately after you have signed any of the rental agreements mentioned above.
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Bollinger’s legal and public advocacygoes back to his defense of the University of Michigan affirmative action programs when he was president there, which resulted in the 2003 Supreme Court cases that upheld the rights of schools to use holistic admissions policies that take account of race. When another challenge to affirmative action came before the court for the second time last year in the Fisher v. University of Texas case, Bollinger continued his public advocacy as well as joining an amicus brief by several peer universities urging the court to uphold the University of Texas’s holistic admissions policy.