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Rem Koolhaas Building Debuts in U.S.

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Rem Koolhaas Building Debuts in U.S.

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Rem Koolhaas Building Debuts in U.S.

Rem Koolhaas Building Debuts in U.S.

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Dutch architect and Pritzker Prize laureate Rem Koolhaas's first U.S. project opens to the public Saturday in Chicago. The student center at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) campus has bright orange glass and a stainless steel tube on top that the Chicago elevated train passes through. Edward Lifson of Chicago Public Radio reports.