Arizona Diamondbacks choose stadium architecture firm

Rob SchumacherThe Republic The architecture firm that designed the Arizona Diamondbacks’ spring-training facility, Salt River Fields, is reportedly the team’s choice to design a possible replacement for Chase Field. The Arizona Diamondbacks have chosen an international architecture firm to design a possible replacement for Chase Field as the team decides whether to leave the 21-year-old downtown […]

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Professor shares research on intersection of medieval architecture, religion and design

Associate professor in the College of Arts and Sciences at Vanderbilt University, Tracy Miller, speaks on the history of art and architecture in Asia during the “Rethinking Creativity: Generative Design in the Architecture of Medieval Chinese Buddhism” lecture. The 2019 Donald R. Benson Memorial Lecture was held in the Sun Room of the Memorial Union […]

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Retrospective on Iconic Fashion Designer Thierry Mugler Opens in Montreal

With its angular star-shaped bottle and coordinating top, Angel perfume by Thierry Mugler made the French designer a household name in the early 1990s. The heady sweet smell with notes of tropical fruits, vanilla, caramel and chocolate “invented the so-called ‘gourmand’ category” in the fragrance world,” Mugler told The Hollywood Reporter. “Angel is simple. I […]

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The heart of a school is its teachers, and teachers should be at the heart of school finance reform

The heart of any school is the teacher. The only way to ensure that every Texas child receives a quality education is to place a well-educated, well-prepared teacher in every classroom. That truth will never change. The attractiveness of teaching, however, continues to decline. The results are tragic. Labor Department statistics reveal that public educators […]

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