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03.15-17.2018    Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture 106th Annual Meeting Katie to present paper, "Social Engagement and the Construction of Place." Kyle to present paper, "Crutches No More: Reframing Philip Johnson's Seven Crutches as Pedagogic Tools."

03.15-17.2018    Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture 106th Annual Meeting

Katie to present paper, "Social Engagement and the Construction of Place."

Kyle to present paper, "Crutches No More: Reframing Philip Johnson's Seven Crutches as Pedagogic Tools."

12.18.2017     After Architecture selected for Van Ness Main Street canopy project.

12.18.2017     After Architecture selected for Van Ness Main Street canopy project.

12.15.2017     Katie receives Instructional Innovation Grant from the Center for Instructional Development and Educational Research.

12.15.2017     Katie receives Instructional Innovation Grant from the Center for Instructional Development and Educational Research.

12.11.2017    Katie's Retooling Regionalism studio had its final review at  Virginia Tech. Critics: James Basset, Edward Becker, Aki Ishida, Heinrich Schnoedt, Sharone Tomer

12.11.2017    Katie's Retooling Regionalism studio had its final review at  Virginia Tech.

Critics: James Basset, Edward Becker, Aki Ishida, Heinrich Schnoedt, Sharone Tomer

10.14.2017      Katie and Kyle gave closing keynote at CRIT Live: AIAS Research Symposia at Cornell University.     (Ithaca, NY)

10.14.2017      Katie and Kyle gave closing keynote at CRIT Live: AIAS Research Symposia at Cornell University.     (Ithaca, NY)

09.08.2017     After Architecture selected for The Arts & Science Council Functional Art Directory.     (Charlotte, NC)

09.08.2017     After Architecture selected for The Arts & Science Council Functional Art Directory.     (Charlotte, NC)

06.12.2017     After Architecture profiled on Archinect's Small Studio Snapshots.     (Web)

06.12.2017     After Architecture profiled on Archinect's Small Studio Snapshots.     (Web)

06.06.2017     After Architecture selected to design Camp Barker Memorial at Garrison Elementary School in collaboration with artist Vinnie Bagwell.     (Washington, D.C.)

06.06.2017     After Architecture selected to design Camp Barker Memorial at Garrison Elementary School in collaboration with artist Vinnie Bagwell.     (Washington, D.C.)

05.18.2017      Kyle awarded the Robert A.M. Stern Architects Travel Fellowship for his research project, Alpine Modernism: Sensitive Identities and Regional Placemaking.     (New York, NY)   

05.18.2017      Kyle awarded the Robert A.M. Stern Architects Travel Fellowship for his research project, Alpine Modernism: Sensitive Identities and Regional Placemaking.     (New York, NY)   

05.13.2017      Katie attended Thesis Reviews at Cornell University.     (Ithaca, NY)

05.13.2017      Katie attended Thesis Reviews at Cornell University.     (Ithaca, NY)

5.02.2016        Katie's Design 6 had its final jury at Philadelphia University. Critics: Jessica Colangelo, Seher Erdogan Ford, Evan Pruitt, Kyle Schumann, Ximena Valle.      (Philadelphia, PA) 

5.02.2016        Katie's Design 6 had its final jury at Philadelphia University. Critics: Jessica Colangelo, Seher Erdogan Ford, Evan Pruitt, Kyle Schumann, Ximena Valle.      (Philadelphia, PA) 

02.10.2017      After Architecture selected for San Francisco Arts Commission's Prequalified Artist Pool 2017 - 2018.     (San Francisco, CA)

02.10.2017      After Architecture selected for San Francisco Arts Commission's Prequalified Artist Pool 2017 - 2018.     (San Francisco, CA)

12.22.2016     Peak House nominated for Mies Van der Rohe Award: 2017 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture.     (European Union) Media Coverage:     ArchDaily

12.22.2016     Peak House nominated for Mies Van der Rohe Award: 2017 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture.     (European Union)

Media Coverage:     ArchDaily

01.01.2017      Peak House wishes you warm and happy holidays!     (Slovenia)

01.01.2017      Peak House wishes you warm and happy holidays!     (Slovenia)

12.07.2016      Katie's Design 5: the Urban Research Studio had its final jury at Philadelphia University. Critics: Andrew Hart, Kyle Schumann, Eda Yetim.     (Philadelphia, PA)                        

12.07.2016      Katie's Design 5: the Urban Research Studio had its final jury at Philadelphia University. Critics: Andrew Hart, Kyle Schumann, Eda Yetim.     (Philadelphia, PA)

                       

11.07.2016     Peak House featured on the cover of Elemental Living published by Phaidon.     (Print)

11.07.2016     Peak House featured on the cover of Elemental Living published by Phaidon.     (Print)

11.04.2016     New York Times Magazine features Katie MacDonald's Peak House on its Instagram page.     (Web)

11.04.2016     New York Times Magazine features Katie MacDonald's Peak House on its Instagram page.     (Web)

09.10.2016     Katie presents workshop "Ergonomics in Healthcare" at Philadelphia University's "Nexus Maximus: Personal Health: Innovation, Data, and Empowerment" conference.     (Philadelphia, PA)

09.10.2016     Katie presents workshop "Ergonomics in Healthcare" at Philadelphia University's "Nexus Maximus: Personal Health: Innovation, Data, and Empowerment" conference.     (Philadelphia, PA)

07.28.2016     Second Sea Form installation completed along the Marina Walk at the San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina.     (San Diego, CA)

07.28.2016     Second Sea Form installation completed along the Marina Walk at the San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina.     (San Diego, CA)

06.23.2016    Sea Form sculptures in progress.     (Ontario, CA)

06.23.2016    Sea Form sculptures in progress.     (Ontario, CA)

06.18.2016     Sea Form sculptures installed on the Marina Walk at the San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina.  Media Coverage:  Cool San Diego Sites, San Diego Metro, Unified Port of San Diego, PR Newswire.     (San Diego, CA)

06.18.2016     Sea Form sculptures installed on the Marina Walk at the San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina.  Media Coverage:  Cool San Diego SitesSan Diego MetroUnified Port of San DiegoPR Newswire.     (San Diego, CA)

05.11.2016     Peak House published in Architizer: A+ Awards 2016 book by Phaidon.

05.11.2016     Peak House published in Architizer: A+ Awards 2016 book by Phaidon.

05.10.2016     Kyle's Refuge(e) Studio at Boston Architectural College had its Final Review. Critics: Sara Arfaian, Mikhail Grinwald, Katie MacDonald, Erin Pellegrino     (Boston, MA)                         

05.10.2016     Kyle's Refuge(e) Studio at Boston Architectural College had its Final Review. Critics: Sara Arfaian, Mikhail Grinwald, Katie MacDonald, Erin Pellegrino     (Boston, MA)

                        

04.08.2016     Katie and Kyle's Traces of the Harbor Islands Studio at Wentworth Institute of Technology had its Final Review.  Critics: James Barclay, Michael Charters, Chi-Chi Lin, and Erin Pellegrino     (Boston, MA)                       

04.08.2016     Katie and Kyle's Traces of the Harbor Islands Studio at Wentworth Institute of Technology had its Final Review.  Critics: James Barclay, Michael Charters, Chi-Chi Lin, and Erin Pellegrino     (Boston, MA)

                      

03.27.2016     Katie MacDonald's Alpine Shelter Skuta, an exhibition at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, opens.     (Cambridge, MA) 

03.27.2016     Katie MacDonald's Alpine Shelter Skuta, an exhibition at the Harvard Graduate School of Design, opens.     (Cambridge, MA) 

02.22.2016     Courting Miami and Pitch featured in "Competition", an exhibition at Cornell University's College of Architecture, Art, and Planning.     (Ithaca, NY)

02.22.2016     Courting Miami and Pitch featured in "Competition", an exhibition at Cornell University's College of Architecture, Art, and Planning.     (Ithaca, NY)

01.25.2016      Katie's Peak House featured as Architizer Project of the Day.     (Web)

01.25.2016      Katie's Peak House featured as Architizer Project of the Day.     (Web)

12.15.2015     Kyle's Harbor Islands Colony Studio had its final jury at Boston Architectural College.     (Boston, MA)                        Critics: Kerri Frick, Mikhail Grinwald, Katie MacDonald, and Sonny Xu

12.15.2015     Kyle's Harbor Islands Colony Studio had its final jury at Boston Architectural College.     (Boston, MA)

                       Critics: Kerri Frick, Mikhail Grinwald, Katie MacDonald, and Sonny Xu

12.01.2015     Katie's Design Miami competition entry featured in "Unbuilt" exhibition at Design Miami 2015.     (Miami, FL)

12.01.2015     Katie's Design Miami competition entry featured in "Unbuilt" exhibition at Design Miami 2015.     (Miami, FL)

10.30.2015     Katie's Peak House awarded an AIA New England Design Awards Honor Award at the AIA New England 2015 Annual Conference.     (Hartford, CT)

10.30.2015     Katie's Peak House awarded an AIA New England Design Awards Honor Award at the AIA New England 2015 Annual Conference.     (Hartford, CT)

10.07.2015     After Architecture's work featured in "Association" exhibition at Cornell AAP in New York City.     (New York, NY)

10.07.2015     After Architecture's work featured in "Association" exhibition at Cornell AAP in New York City.     (New York, NY)

09.15.2015     Domus publishes article about Peak House.     

09.15.2015     Domus publishes article about Peak House.     

08.20.2015     After Architecture's Lycoming College bench assemblies are in production.     

08.20.2015     After Architecture's Lycoming College bench assemblies are in production.     

05.06.2015     Katie published in Habitation in Extreme Environments. View Online.     (Print Publication)

05.06.2015     Katie published in Habitation in Extreme Environments. View Online.     (Print Publication)

04.18.2015     Katie presents project at Arctic States Symposium at the University of Virginia. (Charlottesville, VA)

04.18.2015     Katie presents project at Arctic States Symposium at the University of Virginia. (Charlottesville, VA)

04.06.2015      Fossa Olfactoria installation (a collaboration with Erin Pellegrino) on on view at Cambridge's Kirkland Gallery. (Cambridge, MA)

04.06.2015      Fossa Olfactoria installation (a collaboration with Erin Pellegrino) on on view at Cambridge's Kirkland Gallery. (Cambridge, MA)

12.19.2014     Katie receives Paul M. Heffernan International Travel Grant from Harvard University.    (Web)

12.19.2014     Katie receives Paul M. Heffernan International Travel Grant from Harvard University.    (Web)

12.01.2014     Katie and Kyle are named Curbed Young Guns.    (Web)

12.01.2014     Katie and Kyle are named Curbed Young Guns.    (Web)

09.01.2014     After Architecture's Twofold published in Association, Vol. 6.     (Print Publication)

09.01.2014     After Architecture's Twofold published in Association, Vol. 6.     (Print Publication)

04.28.2014     Courting Miami named Runner-Up in Dawntown Miami Design Build 2 Competition.       (Miami, FL) Media Coverage: ArchDaily

04.28.2014     Courting Miami named Runner-Up in Dawntown Miami Design Build 2 Competition.       (Miami, FL)

Media Coverage: ArchDaily

10.16.2013     Lightwave featured on Design Milk.    (Web)

10.16.2013     Lightwave featured on Design Milk.    (Web)

08.16.2013     Lightwave installed on Cornell University campus.    (Ithaca, NY)

08.16.2013     Lightwave installed on Cornell University campus.    (Ithaca, NY)

05.01.2013     After Architecture's work is featured in Association, Vol. 5.      (Print Publication)

05.01.2013     After Architecture's work is featured in Association, Vol. 5.      (Print Publication)

03.29.2013   After Architecture installs exhibition of Association, Volume 5.    (Ithaca, NY)

03.29.2013   After Architecture installs exhibition of Association, Volume 5.    (Ithaca, NY)

07.01.2012     Crater Project wins Finalist in ArchMedium Northern Lights Observatory Competition.    (Rovaniemi, FINLAND) 

07.01.2012     Crater Project wins Finalist in ArchMedium Northern Lights Observatory Competition.    (Rovaniemi, FINLAND) 

03.15.2012     Wavepier wins Honorable Mention in the Hernesaari Urban Furniture Competition.    (Helsinki, Finland)

03.15.2012     Wavepier wins Honorable Mention in the Hernesaari Urban Furniture Competition.    (Helsinki, Finland)

 
05.16-19.2018     ARCC-EAAE International Conference  |  Architectural Research for a Global Community Katie to present poster, "Constructing Place."

05.16-19.2018     ARCC-EAAE International Conference  |  Architectural Research for a Global Community

Katie to present poster, "Constructing Place."

01.19.2018    After Architecture selected as finialist for Roanoke Gateway project.

01.19.2018    After Architecture selected as finialist for Roanoke Gateway project.

12.20.2017     After Architecture shortlisted for Indiana State University College of Health and Human Services Building Entry Portal.

12.20.2017     After Architecture shortlisted for Indiana State University College of Health and Human Services Building Entry Portal.

12.14.2017     Katie attended Annie Barrett's final review at Princeton University School of Architecture.     (Princeton, NJ)

12.14.2017     Katie attended Annie Barrett's final review at Princeton University School of Architecture.     (Princeton, NJ)

11.01.2017    After Architecture shortlisted for Ridge Gate Station Public Art.

11.01.2017    After Architecture shortlisted for Ridge Gate Station Public Art.

09.12.2017     Feature article on After Architecture's work, entitled "Site Specific", published in the Cornell Alumni Magazine.

09.12.2017     Feature article on After Architecture's work, entitled "Site Specific", published in the Cornell Alumni Magazine.

06.2017      Katie's work published in book Portman's America and Other Speculations by Lars Müller Publishers.     (Print) 

06.2017      Katie's work published in book Portman's America and Other Speculations by Lars Müller Publishers.     (Print) 

05.24.2017      After Architecture selected for the Public Art San Antonio 2017 Pre-Qualified Artist List.    (San Antonio, TX)

05.24.2017      After Architecture selected for the Public Art San Antonio 2017 Pre-Qualified Artist List.    (San Antonio, TX)

05.17.2017      Katie and Kyle awarded the Robert James Eidlitz Fellowship for their research project, Edoardo Gellner: The Regional Modernism of an Austro-Italian.    

05.17.2017      Katie and Kyle awarded the Robert James Eidlitz Fellowship for their research project, Edoardo Gellner: The Regional Modernism of an Austro-Italian.    

05.01.2017     After Architecture shortlisted for Garrison Elementary School public art.     (Washington, D.C.)

05.01.2017     After Architecture shortlisted for Garrison Elementary School public art.     (Washington, D.C.)

03.06.2017     Logjam featured in AIA Emerging Professionals Exhibit 2017, Citizen Design.     (Washington, D.C.)

03.06.2017     Logjam featured in AIA Emerging Professionals Exhibit 2017, Citizen Design.     (Washington, D.C.)

03.11.2017     After Architecture shortlisted for Marie Reed Community Learning Center public art.     (Washington, D.C.)

03.11.2017     After Architecture shortlisted for Marie Reed Community Learning Center public art.     (Washington, D.C.)

01.27.2017      Katie MacDonald named 2017 Rotch Travelling Scholarship Finalist.     (Boston, MA)

01.27.2017      Katie MacDonald named 2017 Rotch Travelling Scholarship Finalist.     (Boston, MA)

01.18.2017      After Architecture selected for Saint Paul's City List of Qualified Public Artists 2017 - 2018.     (Saint Paul, MN)

01.18.2017      After Architecture selected for Saint Paul's City List of Qualified Public Artists 2017 - 2018.     (Saint Paul, MN)

12.06.2016     Katie's Alpine Shelter Skuta featured in CNN Article "Prefabulous: How to Set Up Home in the Most Remote Places on Earth."     (Web)

12.06.2016     Katie's Alpine Shelter Skuta featured in CNN Article "Prefabulous: How to Set Up Home in the Most Remote Places on Earth."     (Web)

11.05.2016     Domus includes Peak House in article, "Best of #Small Spaces."     (Web)

11.05.2016     Domus includes Peak House in article, "Best of #Small Spaces."     (Web)

11.03.2016     After Architecture selected for Palo Alto Prequalified Artist Pool 2016 - 2017.    (Palo Alto, CA)

11.03.2016     After Architecture selected for Palo Alto Prequalified Artist Pool 2016 - 2017.    (Palo Alto, CA)

10.15.2016     Feature article about Peak House entitled "Minimum Design, Maximum Protection" in Dwell and Alpine Modern.   

10.15.2016     Feature article about Peak House entitled "Minimum Design, Maximum Protection" in Dwell and Alpine Modern.   

07.15.2016     Crescent Park Residence renovation in progress.     (Los Angeles, CA)

07.15.2016     Crescent Park Residence renovation in progress.     (Los Angeles, CA)

06.28.2016     Sea Form installation lights up at San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina convention center ribbon cutting.     (San Diego, CA)

06.28.2016     Sea Form installation lights up at San Diego Marriott Marquis and Marina convention center ribbon cutting.     (San Diego, CA)

06.01.2016     Peak House honored with Core 77 Design Award in the category of Built Environment.     (Web)

06.01.2016     Peak House honored with Core 77 Design Award in the category of Built Environment.     (Web)

05.11.2016     Katie's Poche: Architecture of the Wall studio at Boston Architectural College had its Final Review. Critics: Mikhail Grinwald, Andrejs Rauchut, Kyle Schumann, and Daniel Toole     (Boston, MA)                       

05.11.2016     Katie's Poche: Architecture of the Wall studio at Boston Architectural College had its Final Review. Critics: Mikhail Grinwald, Andrejs Rauchut, Kyle Schumann, and Daniel Toole     (Boston, MA)

                      

03.20.2016     Peak House featured in "Platform 8", an exhibition at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.      (Cambridge, MA)

03.20.2016     Peak House featured in "Platform 8", an exhibition at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.      (Cambridge, MA)

02.16.2016    Alpine Shelter Skuta in a sea of snow and clouds.      (Skuta, Slovenia)

02.16.2016    Alpine Shelter Skuta in a sea of snow and clouds.      (Skuta, Slovenia)

12.19.2015     Katie's Dueling Typologies: Event and Legacy Architecture for the LA2024 Olympic Park Studio had its final jury at Boston Architectural College. Critics: Kerri Frick, Joshua Smith, Erin Pellegrino, and Kyle Schumann     (Boston, MA)                       

12.19.2015     Katie's Dueling Typologies: Event and Legacy Architecture for the LA2024 Olympic Park Studio had its final jury at Boston Architectural College. Critics: Kerri Frick, Joshua Smith, Erin Pellegrino, and Kyle Schumann     (Boston, MA)

                      

12.03.2015     Katie served as critic on Tom Chung's graduate design studio final jury at Wentworth Institute of Technology.     (Boston, MA)

12.03.2015     Katie served as critic on Tom Chung's graduate design studio final jury at Wentworth Institute of Technology.     (Boston, MA)

10.24.2015     After Architecture's Logjam outdoor classroom is installed on Lycoming College's campus.     (Williamsport, PA)

10.24.2015     After Architecture's Logjam outdoor classroom is installed on Lycoming College's campus.     (Williamsport, PA)

09.20.2015     After Architecture's work featured in "Portfolio", an exhibition at Cornell University's College of Architecture, Art, and Planning.     (Ithaca, NY)

09.20.2015     After Architecture's work featured in "Portfolio", an exhibition at Cornell University's College of Architecture, Art, and Planning.     (Ithaca, NY)

08.24.2015     Katie's work featured in "Living Anatomy: An Exhibition About Housing" at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.    (Cambridge, MA)                        Media Coverage: Domus.

08.24.2015     Katie's work featured in "Living Anatomy: An Exhibition About Housing" at the Harvard Graduate School of Design.    (Cambridge, MA)

                       Media Coverage: Domus.

08.08.2015     Peak House installed in the Slovenian Alps (collaboration with Frederick Kim, Erin Pellegrino, Ofis Arhitekti, AKT II Engineering, the Harvard Graduate School of Design, and Rieder). Media Coverage: Architectural Digest, Wallpaper, ArchDaily, Fast Company, Dezeen, Design Boom, Inhabitat, Curbed, Financial Times, El Pais, and la Repubblica.

08.08.2015     Peak House installed in the Slovenian Alps (collaboration with Frederick Kim, Erin Pellegrino, Ofis Arhitekti, AKT II Engineering, the Harvard Graduate School of Design, and Rieder). Media Coverage: Architectural DigestWallpaperArchDailyFast CompanyDezeenDesign BoomInhabitat, CurbedFinancial TimesEl Paisand la Repubblica.

07.01.2015     After Architecture's Hearth published in Association, Vol. 7. (Print Publication)

07.01.2015     After Architecture's Hearth published in Association, Vol. 7. (Print Publication)

05.06.2015     Katie named RAMSA Travel Fellowship Finalist. (New York, NY)

05.06.2015     Katie named RAMSA Travel Fellowship Finalist. (New York, NY)

04.16.2015     After Architecture to present renovation project at Cambridge Health Alliance. (Cambridge, MA)

04.16.2015     After Architecture to present renovation project at Cambridge Health Alliance. (Cambridge, MA)

02.27.2015     Kyle named 2015 Rotch Travelling Scholarship Finalist. (Boston, MA)

02.27.2015     Kyle named 2015 Rotch Travelling Scholarship Finalist. (Boston, MA)

02.13.2015     Peak House featured in "Habitation in Extreme Environments" lecture and exhibition at Harvard GSD. (Cambridge, MA)  Arch Daily, Archinect, Bustler. (Web)

02.13.2015     Peak House featured in "Habitation in Extreme Environments" lecture and exhibition at Harvard GSD. (Cambridge, MA)  Arch Daily, ArchinectBustler. (Web)

12.04.2014     After Architecture featured on Curbed  -  "Meet After Architecture: Inventors and Curbed Young Guns."    (Web)

12.04.2014     After Architecture featured on Curbed  -  "Meet After Architecture: Inventors and Curbed Young Guns."    (Web)

10.29.2014     Hearth wins AIA Los Angeles Next LA Honor Award.     (Los Angeles, CA)   Media Coverage: Architect Magazine, ArchDaily, Archinect, and Bustler.     

10.29.2014     Hearth wins AIA Los Angeles Next LA Honor Award.     (Los Angeles, CA)  

Media Coverage: Architect MagazineArchDailyArchinect, and Bustler.     

08.01.201       Kyle's article "Devil in the Diagram" featured in CLOG: Rem.     (Print Publication)

08.01.201       Kyle's article "Devil in the Diagram" featured in CLOG: Rem.     (Print Publication)

04.29.2014     Katie and Kyle's article "Architecture, Villanized" featured in CLOG: Prisons.     (Print)    

04.29.2014     Katie and Kyle's article "Architecture, Villanized" featured in CLOG: Prisons.     (Print)    

03.02.2014     Hearth wins Judge's Award for Architectural Poetry in Community Forests International Cabin Design Competition.    (New Brunswick, Canada) Media Coverage: Inhabitat

03.02.2014     Hearth wins Judge's Award for Architectural Poetry in Community Forests International Cabin Design Competition.    (New Brunswick, Canada)

Media Coverage: Inhabitat

09.09.2013     Seatscape receives Honorable Mention in Portland Design Festival Street Seats Competition.    (Portland, OR)

09.09.2013     Seatscape receives Honorable Mention in Portland Design Festival Street Seats Competition.    (Portland, OR)

08.01.2014     Katie and Kyle's graphic, "Home Sweet Space" featured in CLOG: Sci-fi.     (Print Publication)    

08.01.2014     Katie and Kyle's graphic, "Home Sweet Space" featured in CLOG: Sci-fi.     (Print Publication)    

04.23.2013     Twofold installed near the Boston Children's Museum at Fort Point Channel for Design Museum Boston Street Seats Exhibition.    (Boston, MA) Media Coverage: The Genteel, Architizer, Unbeige

04.23.2013     Twofold installed near the Boston Children's Museum at Fort Point Channel for Design Museum Boston Street Seats Exhibition.    (Boston, MA)

Media Coverage: The GenteelArchitizerUnbeige

10.18.2012     Lightwave receives Cornell Council for the Arts grant for on-campus, installation piece.     (Ithaca, NY) Media Coverage: Cornell Chronicle, "CCA Grant Winners to Present Art Projects at Cornell."  

10.18.2012     Lightwave receives Cornell Council for the Arts grant for on-campus, installation piece.     (Ithaca, NY)

Media Coverage: Cornell Chronicle, "CCA Grant Winners to Present Art Projects at Cornell."