Festive lights make campus glow
The Facilities Services grounds team has installed more than 85,000 twinkling lights on trees and in planters across campus. The festive lights decorate the Main Quad, Cobb Gate, trees and planters near Regenstein Library, as well as Bartlett Dining Commons, the Hutchinson Court fountain and Alumni House on Woodlawn Avenue. They will decorate campus through mid-January.
FS supports construction of new Outdoor Learning Space at South Kenwood school
Facilities Services provided pro bono services to support the construction of a new 15,000 square foot Outdoor Learning Space (OLS) at the Ancona School, a Montessori-based school in South Kenwood. The project was over two years in the making and came together with the support of many volunteers, including FS and Office of Civic Engagement (OCE) teams.
North Sciences Quadrangle commands attention, urges contemplation
Within the envelope of six large buildings surrounding the North Sciences Quadrangle on the northwest corner of campus, campus landscape designers desired to give the landscape some weight of its own, lest the buildings dominate the experience of being in the quad.