Student Union Update, June 2017
A Project to Take Pride In
On campus and online, you can watch the progress of the Student Union. Each day reveals new details of this beautiful building. With that in mind, before we share this month’s update, we thought you might enjoy a very brief review of that progress.
An Update on the Coming Month’s Construction
- The two outdoor gas fire pits are being installed.
- The metal insulated panels are almost complete.
- The stone façade on the exterior is almost complete.
- The stone and tile work on the fireplaces started and will continue over the next couple of weeks.
- The Starbucks venue is due to be finished in mid-July.
- The interior storefront windows is ongoing.
- The ceramic tile in the kitchen and servery areas are almost completely installed.
- The elevators are being installed.
- About 50% of the interior has been painted.
- The concrete seat borders and pavers on the north plaza are being installed; they are due to be finished in June.
- Bids for the furniture are in. Final selection and purchase will occur over the summer.
When you make a gift to the Student Union, you will be able to take pride in the Student Union in a very special way and join the group of generous donors who are helping to complete the project. Please make a gift today.