Topic: Dorms

Clark ’19: A reminder of reality to those who judge

Columns, Opinions

Clark ’19: A reminder of reality to those who judge

September 26, 2018 0 comments

Earlier this week, Aidan Calvelli ’19 wrote a column calling to ban consulting firms from campus, arguing that “the mad rush to help rich companies get richer obscures a search for employment animated by an independent quest for meaning and social fulfillment.”

An $8.4 million set of dorm renovations planned for the summers of 2018 and 2019 will focus on cosmetic upgrades and routine upkeep. Vartan Gregorian Quad, pictured, will receive a new fire alarm system.

News, University News

Facilities Management to renovate five dorms over next two summers

March 11, 2018 0 comments

Continuing with a long-term plan to improve and maintain the quality of dormitories on campus, the Department of Facilities Management plans to renovate five residence halls over the next two summers.

Living space aesthetics impact students’ mental health

Arts & Culture

Living space aesthetics impact students’ mental health

March 9, 2018 0 comments

Students moving into their dorms each year are faced with familiar questions: Should they curate the perfect display of photos featuring the optimal balance of high school friends, family and travel experiences?

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Housing lottery sees changes over time

March 8, 2018 0 comments

The housing lottery has historically given students autonomy by allowing them to “choose the exact room in which they will live for the next academic year and (be) responsible for deciding exactly who they will include in their Housing Lottery group,” according to the Office of Residential Life’s website.

First-year dorms to undergo renovations

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First-year dorms to undergo renovations

April 17, 2017 0 comments

Following the renovations of Perkins Hall and Barbour Hall last summer, the Office of Residential Life will be renovating first-year residence halls.

Despite renovations, dorms still inconsistent, over quota

University News

Despite renovations, dorms still inconsistent, over quota

September 23, 2016 0 comments

As the new school year gets into full swing, students are beginning to settle into their new dorms on campus.

Editorials

Editorial: Cautiously optimistic about dorm renovations

February 9, 2016 0 comments

We commend Brown’s decision to allocate $5 million to renovating Perkins and Barbour Halls.

University News

ResLife to renovate Perkins, Barbour

February 4, 2016 0 comments

The Office of Residential Life is allocating $5 million for the renovations of Perkins Hall, Barbour Hall and Barbour Hall Apartments this summer.