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Old Stone House to Close Today for Yearlong Renovations

The Old Stone House, the oldest structure still on its original foundation in Washington, D.C., closes today to begin about one year of renovations. The renovations will install a new fire suppression system, stabilize the building’s foundation, fix the exterior stonework and upgrade the plumbing, electrical and HVAC systems, according[Read More…]

by November 1, 2017 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
Cooper Field Renovation Set to Begin in December

Cooper Field Renovation Set to Begin in December

Renovations for Cooper Field’s new 3,000-seat facility featuring new restrooms, locker rooms and other features will begin December 2017. The project will expand Cooper Field’s current 2,500-seat occupancy and provide a new concessions area, a press box and new entryways to the field, according to the funding approval document. The project[Read More…]

by October 31, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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Georgetown Completes Student Life, Dining Facility Renovations

Georgetown completed a series of renovations to dining and student life facilities this summer, including major changes to O’Donovan Hall and the Leavey Center, increasing the number of outlets offering meal exchange options. Changes include a renovation of Sellinger Lounge, Hoya Court and the university bookstore to open up the[Read More…]

by September 1, 2017 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Lincoln Memorial to Undergo Substantial Renovations

Lincoln Memorial to Undergo Substantial Renovations

The Lincoln Memorial will undergo an $18.5 million renovation this year thanks to a donation from billionaire philanthropist David Rubenstein to the nonprofit the National Park Foundation. The renovation, which is set to continue into 2019, is the biggest modification to the memorial since its 1922 dedication. In addition to[Read More…]

by March 18, 2016 0 comments City News, News, News - Top
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The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden is one of the museums subject to the $2 billion Smithsonian renovation and restoration.

Smithsonian Slated for $2B Renovations

The Smithsonian Institution will renovate museums and gardens on the South Mall campus to improve infrastructure, visitor services and accessibility in a multiyear project that will begin in 2016, the institution announced Nov. 12. The $2 billion redesign and restoration of the world’s largest museum and research complex will affect[Read More…]

by November 21, 2014 0 comments City News, News
Campaign for SFS Study Space Succeeds in ICC

Campaign for SFS Study Space Succeeds in ICC

After the School of Foreign Service Academic Council rallied support through Georgetown Roundtables, an online forum where Georgetown students can pitch their ideas, renovation plans regarding the Intercultural Center are underway. Renovations will include the addition of student study space similar to that found in Regents Hall and the Rafik[Read More…]

by February 25, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Dance Space Scarce Amid Construction

Dance Space Scarce Amid Construction

Construction of the Healey Family Student Center in New South has left some student groups in the lurch. While many have found temporary accommodations sufficient, dance groups have struggled to make do in spaces not designed for performance. HFSC is scheduled to open in fall 2014, at which point space[Read More…]

by October 1, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Library Renovations Add Study Space on Second Floor

Library Renovations Add Study Space on Second Floor

As classes begin in earnest and students return to Lauinger Library this semester, the look of the second floor may be a shock to some. The library’s overhaul eliminated half of its shelving, leaving the space empty for the time being. “The library made several space improvements this summer,” Lauinger[Read More…]

by September 10, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Dahlgren in Final Phase of Renovations

The third phase of renovations to Dahlgren Chapel, scheduled to be completed this summer, will shift inside to focus on the worship space’s interior. Geier Brown Renfrow Architects, LLC, the firm leading the interior renovation, presented the latest phase to students, faculty and alumni in the chapel Thursday. Major changes include moving the organ to[Read More…]

by January 18, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News
Chapel Revamp Ongoing

Chapel Revamp Ongoing

Renovations to Dahlgren Chapel are well under way as the fall semester ushers the community back into the worship space. The two-year, $8 million restoration of the chapel began in 2011 with a leadership gift of $6.2 million dollars from L. Francis (CAS ’75, LAW ’78) and Kathleen (SFS ’77) Rooney. This summer, the[Read More…]

by September 7, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News