In November, a team from the University of Lynchburg traveled to the headquarters of Steelcase, an office furniture company located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Accompanied by partners from the seating company Barrows and architects Point of View LLC, the team learned about the offerings related to active learning classroom furniture and the impact and offerings for […]
Recently, University of Lynchburg students were invited to test out furniture that could possibly be used in the new residence hall being built alongside Shellenberger Field. About 100 students stopped by Drysdale Student Center to test out two product lines from the Brill Furniture Company.
Exterior walls have started going up at the site of the new residence hall. According to Greg McCann, site superintendent for Jamerson-Lewis Construction and a 2006 graduate of Lynchburg College, “the exterior block walls [that] hold up all the other floors” were built over the past couple of weeks.
The University of Lynchburg recycled about 85 percent of the materials from the McWane Hall demolition. The residence hall, located between Freer and Shackleford halls, was demolished in May to make way for a new living and learning community. The new complex also will be home to the Westover Honors College.
The University of Lynchburg community can now take a peek inside the new residence hall that will be built, beginning this summer. A new video tour, released today, uses a three-dimensional model to guide viewers through the residence hall as students and faculty explain the facility’s new features. This comes a few weeks after the […]