Strangers to the Environment Know how to Make it Our Home

Getting into the interior of the building was a bit of the challenge. The building happened to still be under construction allowing limited access to the building. I was able to enter into the lobby, it was pretty bland. There wasn’t a lot of “flair” or welcoming features as one would normally expect. The lobby […]

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Annotated Bibliography 3&4

Works Cited Clanton, John, and Former downtown Tulsa YMCA being transformed into affordable apartments By KEVIN CANFIELD World Staff Writer TulsaWorld.com . “Former Downtown Tulsa YMCA Being Transformed into Affordable Apartments.” Tulsa World, 24 Oct. 2015, http://www.tulsaworld.com/news/local/former-downtown-tulsa-ymca-being-transformed-into-affordable-apartments/article_b1e5fd5f-ff65-547f-ac16-7d87618b9f77.html. This article talks about the construction that they are doing on the former downtown YMCA. They say that […]

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Digital Archive: Three

This is a picture taken about a block away from the YMCA. I thought that this picture represented the surrounding townhouses in the area. These houses are not for the lower class, and might even be too expensive for the middle class. Townhouses in the Dupont area are very expensive and go to show the […]

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Digital Archive: Two

This is Dupont Circle, a very short walk from the location of the former YMCA. It is a great location that shows off the beauty of the surrounding area in Downtown DC. It has tourists, passing business men and women, and many homeless that shack up on the benches. People pass the homeless as if […]

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YMCA No More

          White White-collar men and woman complete with their afternoon coffee speed past each other not even thinking twice about it. They also pass by their entire environment, they don’t stop to notice any of the buildings around them, and of the homeless people begging for money, the only reaction to […]

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