Academic A Corridor Project Begins October 20

A small project will begin Monday, October 20 in the 100D corridor in Academic A adjacent to the Student Wing to create space Educational Communications and facilitate a larger project, due to begin in January, that will renovate the Student Wing. The work involves removal of a wall and relocation of a door and will take about a month to complete. Contact project coordinator Jim Barnum with any questions at or 777-6014.

Old Champlain Renovations Begin October 13

Renovations to Old Champlain Hall will begin Monday, October 13. Work includes new roofing, doors, windows, electrical, mechanical and plumbing systems, new bathrooms, a new elevator and lobby addition. The project will create classrooms and offices. Site and landscape work will also take place. Beginning Wednesday, October 15, old walkways and the existing stairs and retaining wall between Old Whitney and Old Champlain will be removed and a handicapped accessible ramp will be constructed along with new walkways. Some construction noise will be associated with this activity. There will be no pedestrian access between Old Whitney and Old Champlain during this site work which is scheduled to wrap up on November 1. Interior work will be complete in summer 2015.

Contact project coordinator Jennifer Bourassa with any questions at or 777-5047.

Library and Lecture Hall/Student Wing Renovations Begin October 9

Work will begin Thursday, October 9 to renovate various areas of the Library ground and second floors and portions of the Lecture Hall/Student Wing basement. Work includes asbestos abatement of ceilings and floors in several locations, general construction and mechanical, electrical and plumbing work. The project will create general and specialized classrooms, administrative space, conference rooms, film/video labs and equipment storage space. A staging area will be established at the end of the metered parking lot adjacent to Library north. Only state service spaces will be affected by the staging area. Work will be complete in January 2015. Contact Jennifer Bourassa with any questions at or 777-5047.

Center of Excellence Door Access September 15 - November 15

Due to work associated with construction of the Smart Energy R&D Building, the overhead door and door adjacent to it in the Center of Excellence will be unavailable from Monday, September 15 through Saturday, November 15. Signs will be posted to indicate this closure. Contact Lisa Sklener with any questions at or 759-8276.


Last Updated: 10/16/14