At a glance: construction projects past, present and future
Everything you need to know at your fingertips about what is getting torn apart and put back together on West Campus.
Construction projects' overlap not deliberate
Although such limited mobility might cause frustration for students and professors, the projects were not originally planned to be concurrent.
Parking garage to be built on on Science Drive
Responding to increased demand for parking spaces, the Board of Trustees approved plans to build a new parking garage in their meeting last month—the improvements, however, will not address...
Renovations of Perkins and Bostock libraries underway
Those returning to Duke for Summer Session I encounterend a number of changes to campus.
Chapel to close in 2015 for renovations
The Duke Chapel will close for renovations beginning in May 2015.
$10 million donation given to help fund West Union project
The University received a $10 million donation to help fund the ongoing renovations to West Union Wednesday.
Renovated Gross Hall officially renamed at dedication ceremony
The former Gross Chemistry building was officially renamed the Gross Hall for Interdisciplinary Innovation at a dedication ceremony Thursday.
Chapel commissions ceiling and window restorations
Outdated building methods used in constructing the Chapel, have led administrators to hire a skilled team to restore the ceiling of the 82-year-old icon at the heart of campus.
Duke Arts Annex expands offerings
By late February, students will be able to use new ceramics, photography and printmaking studios at the remodeled Arts Annex.
Duke Barber Shop opens in new location
The Duke Barber Shop reopened its doors for business last month in a new location on the bottom floor of the Bryan Center.
Construction a hindrance to Kilgo residents
Construction near Kilgo Quadrangle has left some residents unsatisfied.
Revised West Union plans unveiled: Costs lowered for new collective spaces
Blueprints for the West Union renovations were unveiled to students Wednesday, presenting the results of a redesign done after the Board of Trustees’ rejection of the original plans in May.
Bryan Center Plaza entrances to close starting Thanksgiving Break
About a month later than expected, two of the main entrances to the Bryan Center Plaza will close starting Nov. 27, the first day of Thanksgiving break.
Baldwin auditorium reopens to fanfare
Durham residents and Duke students filed into the newly renovated Baldwin Auditorium Saturday night to attend the sold-out Inaugural Gala Concert.
Renovations to shut down Perkins entrance over summer
The main entrance to Perkins Library will close next summer to enable additional renovations.
Portion of Bryan Center plaza to shut down for two years
A central and often lively location on campus, the Plaza will shut down to initiate an approximately four-month long demolition of the West Union building.
Uni takes on 57 major projects to upgrade campus
Summer is always a season of high activity for construction at the University, but this year is particularly busy. There are currently 57 renovation and construction projects underway.