NewCity reports on two spring 2010 IPRO projects in an article on post-Olympic bid Chicago

Nolympic Dreams

Michael Reese Campus, focus of IPRO 356 and 359's spring 2010 topic.

In an April 21, 2010 article, Nolympic Dreams: Six months after the 2016 heartbreak, what’s the legacy of would-be glory?, NewCity reports on IPROs 356 and 359: Design of a Large Scale System – Michael Reese Site. The two teams investigated redeveloping the former Michael Reese Hospital campus. The site, which was being considered as the location for the Olympic Village had Chicago won the 2016 Olympic bid, is now sits as a 37-acre deconstruction site just north of the main IIT campus.