This series presents lectures by alumni who have chosen careers in academia and are in the final stages of writing their dissertation, are doing post-doctoral work, or are in their first few years of academic employment.
News & Events
Demolition of portions of the 1967 building continued; the third and fourth tier removed from the site. Audio Visual / Information Technologies subcontract awarded. Meeting with the Historical Commission held.
Demolition of portions of the 1967 building continued.
The Libraries are hiring multiple assistants to help in our exciting work!
Conversations to finalize skylights continue. Demolition continues. View a timelapse video of March's progress.
Demolition moves into some of the 1967 building and spaces connected to the Heritage buildings. The Building Steering Committee holds a “page turn” to identify outstanding questions with drawings and plans. Slate selection for the roof is determined.
Demolition of the 1941 structural stacks and adjacent spaces is completed. Conversations to finalize skylights are underway. Conversations with the Historic Commission continue.
Package bidding continues. Major progress on the demolition of the 1941 structural stack block is made.
Bluestone and IITS decommissioned the remaining IT equipment. Bid packages are beginning to be sent out to subcontractors. Demolition proceeds to the 1941 structural stack block.
A portion of Quaker & Special Collections, constructed in 1967, is demolished. Demolition will include parts of the 1967 addition and all of the 1941 structural stacks. The Heritage spaces (the Phillips Wing, the Reading Rooms, and the Rufus Jones Room) will remain. Some schist moved to facilities space for potential use in art installation.