Siting a new building for Thayer School

The Dartmouth reports that Wilson Architects is “exploring potential designs and locations” for a new Thayer School building: The parking lot is the most obvious site, Helble said, though it would create a need for another parking facility elsewhere. The firm will present its report in January. Wilson Architects, of Boston, has worked on a […]

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“Whittemore Green” as a name

As the irregular grassy plot in front of the River Cluster becomes better defined and and is transformed into a front door to the Tuck School (through the school’s Whittemore Hall), the space needs a name. Landscape architects Saucier & Flynn have mentioned “Whittemore Green” in town planning meetings (pdf). —– [Update 11.17.2012: Broken link […]

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Article on construction

This month’s Dartmouth Life has an overview of the nine largest projects underway, with images of several of them.   Two that have received little press lately but seem to get the go-ahead here are the Visual Arts Center on Lebanon Street (Machado and Silvetti) and the Tuck School dormitory/classroom complex that sounds bigger than […]

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