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Summer Construction Updates Provided at Information Sessions
Staff from the Division of Campus Planning, Design and Construction hosted the first of four scheduled summer construction information sessions in Lyman Auditorium on Wednesday, May 31. Mark Hance, associate director and James Blum, senior project manager, updated attendees on summer construction efforts, which include more than 40 projects, including significant residence hall renovations, classroom improvements and accessibility upgrades.
Community members are invited to attend one or more of the following information sessions:
Wednesday, June 21, in 132 Lyman Hall
Wednesday, July 12, in Shemin Auditorium in the Shafer Art Bulding
Wednesday, Aug. 9, in 001 Life Sciences Building
All sessions will be held at 9:30 a.m.
American Sign Language (ASL) and Communication Access Real Time (CART) interpretation will be available for each event. If you have requests for accessibility and accommodations, please contact the Equal Opportunity, Inclusion and Resolution Services (EOIRS) office at 315.443.4018.
To learn more about summer construction, individual projects and project timelines, please visit http://facilities.syr.edu.