“洛瑞中心是全球官网电子游戏校园的心脏. 这是每个学生每天都会去的地方, and it plays a central role in the learning they do on campus by living, 领导和共度时光,前总统萨拉·博尔顿说.

社区很重要, 创造一个充满活力的, 欢迎, equitable and strongly woven campus community is vital to Wooster’s mission and the College’s 连接,创造,发现 战略计划. 全球官网电子游戏 is moving toward a major renovation and transformation of the Lowry Center in an effort to create spaces that support student connection, 订婚, 并蓬勃发展.

This renovation will create a 欢迎 and inspiring space that surrounds us all the time with a sense of Wooster’s inclusive values, with a particular highlight on the international and diverse nature of our community. It will be a vibrant and bright center that draws 学生 in and draws them together, with a variety of formal and informal spaces for club and organization meetings, 小组活动和放松, 更新的餐厅和便利店, and centralized resources to support student thriving and well-being.


剪彩仪式

Following the College’s Convocation ceremony at Papp Stadium on August 25, 学生, 教师, 工作人员, and guests were welcomed to the front of the renovated Lowry Center to officially mark the completion of Phase I of the project. 学生代表Noah Golovan ' 23, Alegnta Mezmur ' 23, and Kennedy Pope ’23 joined Interim President Wayne Webster to cut the ribbon to the Lowry Center. Lowry Dining opened on the first floor of the student center the week prior and will serve 学生 as work on Phase II finishes this academic year.


庆祝活动

Watch as members of Bogner Construction place the final steel beam for the new 8,除了洛瑞中心外,还有1万平方英尺.

学生中心横梁签名



项目更新



项目时间:2021年5月10日- 2023年1月13日

  • Spring 2021: Relocation of existing Lowry offices and services. Dining, C-Store, 邮局, Copy Center will remain until May 10, 2021.
  • Summer 2021-Summer 2022: Phase I construction of new 8,000 sq. 中庭和主低层的翻新. Phase II construction begins on upper level in summer 2022.
  • Fall 2022-Spring 2023: Construction is completed on main and lower levels and offices and services begin to return to their permanent locations. 二楼继续进行二期施工.
  • January 2023: Construction on the renovated and expanded Lowry Center is scheduled to be completed by early January 2023, 在春季学期开始之前. All services and offices move to their permanent locations in Lowry Center.

新生中心项目范围

这个项目, intended to maximize the current structure with the efficient re-use of existing spaces, 会包含一个8,000 square foot addition to the front (west-facing side) of the existing building and a renovation of the entire interior, 除了小巷, 2017-2018年翻修了哪些.​

  • 面积8000平方公里. ft. open air atrium will be added and central dining will be relocated to the main level to increase its size, 可访问性, 以及整体效率.
  • The upper floor will be a centralized home for the Center for 多样性 and 包容, 教务主任, 住宿生活和学生活动, as well as a main lounge and flexible workspace for 学生.
  • 学院的书店, 邮局, 还有麦克劳德咖啡馆和便利店, 将加入巷子, 一层有电台和休息室.

有兴趣支持新生中心?

Wooster has already raised nearly $33 million in support of the project thanks to early support from 14 donors, 包括1977年道格·布拉什的主要礼物, 理查德J. 63年的贝尔和托尼·F. 克拉克,约翰和杜恩·艾伦·福斯特80年,奥斯汀E. 诺尔顿基金会.威廉·A. Longbrake, 65年,和Stephen C. Gault 73. The 这个项目 will be done in phases with an anticipated completion date of December 2022, 估计总成本约为4000万美元. The timeline for the project is pending further approval by Wooster’s Board of Trustees early next year. 阅读全球官网电子游戏的活动更新.

The new student center will feature many spaces with naming opportunities. Among the high-profile spaces in the new building are the entrance plaza, 大厅, 上共享, 食堂, 多元化与包容中心套房, 一条较低的步道, 书店, 以及其他重要的学生生活办公室.

配对礼物机会

感谢理查德J. 63年的贝尔和托尼·克拉克, 还有一个匿名捐赠者, 学院提供300万美元, dollar for dollar match to encourage contributions to this historic project. 参与, 至少承诺50美元,000 and a dollar-for-dollar match will be applied to provide you the opportunity to select a naming opportunity beginning at the $100,000年的水平.

该匹配将适用于250美元以下的礼物,000 per donor and offer corresponding naming opportunities.

Donors work with the Office of Advancement to sign a pledge agreement and must fulfill the pledge within five years of the initial commitment.

Naming opportunities will be offered in the order the commitments are made and once a pledge agreement is completed, the match dollars will be available to influence the naming opportunity associated with the gift.

For more information contact Wooster’s Office of Advancement at giving@heavydoorhinges.com or 330-263-2325.


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