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Friday, December 15, 2017

AAF calls on US companies to drop questionable project

            25 organizations, including several representing the architecture community as well as students at Cornell and other universities, academic scholars, human and civil rights advocates in the United States and abroad, and Roosevelt Island residents, have called on two architectural firms that were granted contracts by the New York City Economic Development Corporation to begin designing Cornell NYC Tech to drop the project. The applied science and technology campus to be run jointly by Cornell University and The Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, is scheduled to be built on Roosevelt Island starting next year. To read the letter, please click here.

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