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Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts earns national award

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:51:36 CST

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) has selected the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts to receive the 2017 Institute Honor Award, the profession's highest recognition of work that exemplify excellence in architecture, interior architecture and urban design. The Logan Center was one of 11 facilities selected from roughly 700 submissions from around the globe at the 2017 ceremony.

North Sciences Quad earns top honors for commercial construction

Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:08:43 CST

The North Sciences Quad earned the 2016 Illinois Landscape Contractors Association Gold Award for Commercial Landscape Construction. The North Sciences Quad has a self-sustaining water retention system, which holds 150,000 gallons of water that is reused for the sites' irrigation. The North Sciences Quad sits on 1.3 acres of land, about two-thirds of which are landscaped with 150 trees, 30,000 perennials, ground cover, ornamental grasses, 250 shrubs and 150 vines. It also includes space for 200 bike racks.

Lakeshore Recycling Systems

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:16:55 CST

The University will welcome Lakeshore Recycling Systems, a new refuse and recycle vendor, onto campus this month. Campus community members may seen new blue refuse containers installed on campus this month, however, there should be no impacts to the campus community. For information, please contact Carl Thompson at clthomps@uchicago.edu or 773.852.6323, or Kevin Austin at khaustin@uchicago.edu or 858.342.9753.

Walker Museum façade and roof repairs

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 09:28:17 CST

Façade repairs and roof replacement began Monday, June 13 at Walker Museum and continue through Friday, Sept. 23. The work will be noisy and dusty. Working hours are 5:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Snell and Hitchcock halls restroom renovations

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 08:53:40 CST

Crews will renovate the restrooms at Snell and Hitchcock halls this summer. Work hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday and is scheduled to be completed by Aug. 31.