Washington Square News

It’s About Time Rubin Cooled Down

It’s About Time Rubin Cooled Down

By WSN Editorial Board

September 17, 2018


Filed under Opinion, University Life

In light of the announcement that Rubin Hall will finally be equipped with air-conditioning three years from now, the Editorial Board explores why the lack of air-conditioning in university housing can prove to go beyond a simple inconvenience.

Rubin Will Cool Down — In Three Years

Rubin Will Cool Down — In Three Years

By Victor Porcelli, Deputy News Editor

September 10, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories, Top Story, University News

The lack of AC in Rubin Hall has caused problems for students, especially with recent heat waves, but soon Rubin may be in for renovations.

Heat Wave Displaces Rubin Hall Residents

Heat Wave Displaces Rubin Hall Residents

By Victor Porcelli, Deputy News Editor

August 29, 2018


Filed under News, University News

New York City is in the midst of a heat wave with temperatures in the mid-90s. Rubin Residence Hall, infamous for its lack of air conditioning, is asking residents to sleep in other residence halls or the air-conditioned study lounge for the hot night ahead.