Monthly Archives: May 2014

Classroom millwork installed

Several of the classrooms including two parliamentary-style (pictured below) are having millwork installed. As soon as the millwork is in place, finishing crews will add laminate and other finishes.

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Colored LEDs tested for forum

Today several members of the architectural firm, signage, and Annenberg staff evaluated various LED options for the forum’s walkway in an effort to bring additional color to the space.

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Media center’s halo populated with TVs

The media center’s “halo” is having the TVs installed. The halo sits over the assignment desk and includes two rows of TVs that provide 360 degree views for those working in the media center on both the first and second … Continue reading

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Soundproofing material installed in broadcast areas

Workers are installing the final broadcast area’s sound proofing material (the radio studio is pictured below). This material will help dampen sound and provide acoustical reinforcement. The second phase of this is a more eye-appealing gray that will go over … Continue reading

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Shrubbery planted along Child’s Way

Last week trees were planted along Child’s Way. Today other plants were set in place.

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Construction paused for Commencement

Today and tomorrow construction is on pause as campus is buzzing with commencement activities. To show off the new building, most of the exterior fences were removed yesterday.

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Mounting interior signage

For the last month, signage consultants have been mounting paper templates with room numbers. Starting today, some of the final signage is being installed. These signs include Braille and have a background pattern that is part of the overall building identity … Continue reading

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More trees planted around the exterior of the building

Planter areas around the exterior of the building are starting to be populated. The first plants to be delivered are trees. These trees have been and loaded into place and now are awaiting planting along Watt and Childs Way.

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Classrooms nearing completion

Classrooms throughout the building are nearing completion as major interior construction winds down. With the recent installation of carpet, some of the rooms are only waiting for the delivery of furniture and the completion of audio visual equipment. Colored flags … Continue reading

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