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Accessibility Push Faces Tricky Terrain

Accessibility Push Faces Tricky Terrain

When Rachel Anderson (COL ’17) broke her leg on a spring night in 2015, she soon realized that getting in and out of the MedStar Georgetown University Hospital would be the easy part. It was navigating campus in the following weeks that proved to be much more difficult. On her[Read More…]

by April 22, 2016 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
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The blocked Reiss Pathway was one of many consequences of campus construction.

Before 2018 Plan, Construction Crowds Campus

Drilling and hammering sounds became background noise to students this past academic year. Multiple construction projects — many still in progress — yielded the opening of new buildings and the closing of familiar spots on campus, much to the dismay of students who claimed that the planning of these projects[Read More…]

by April 24, 2015 1 comment Year in Review 2014-2015
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Construction is continuing on the Healey Family Student Center in New South, which will open in September. The center’s auxiliary projects, The Corp’s Hilltoss salad shop and the university’s student pub, have been delayed to fully open later in the semester.

Campus Construction Continues Into Fall

The 2010 Campus Plan agreement to increase student common space and living space, various construction projects across campus have posed a problem for administrators and students attempting to navigate road closures and excessive noise. As the fall semester begins, six major projects are underway. According to Vice President of Planning[Read More…]

by August 26, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News
Renovations Begin on Lau Special Collections

Renovations Begin on Lau Special Collections

Lauinger Library has entered the beginning stages of renovations to the Special Collections Research Center on the fifth floor to update and expand the space, this week. Throughout the renovations, designed by Bowie Gridley Architects, administrators hope to keep the noise and disruptions to students in the library at a[Read More…]

by March 7, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top