Photos: Construction continues at UMass

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  • Workers continue construction and renovations to the University of Massachusetts near the Student Union, right, Monday, June 29, 2020. —STAFF PHOTO/JERREY ROBERTS

  • The east side of the University of Massachusetts Student Union, Monday, June 29, 2020.  —STAFF PHOTO/JERREY ROBERTS

  • Workers continue construction and renovations to the University of Massachusetts near the Student Union, top right, Monday, June 29, 2020. —STAFF PHOTO/JERREY ROBERTS

  • Workers from Gagliarducci Construction in Indian Orchard install curbs near the front of the University of Massachusetts Student Union, Monday, June 29, 2020.  STAFF PHOTO/JERREY ROBERTS

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Published: 6/29/2020 3:56:31 PM

The $62 million renovations and additions project to the Student Union is expected to be completed this fall. Planned features include a “Main Street” style promenade, lined with retail, student services, and dining options; a dedicated media center serving the Massachusetts Daily Collegian newspaper, UVC-TV19 television channel, and WMUA radio station, positioned so that activity is visible from the exterior; a new entry and outdoor plaza, including a streamlined connection to the Lincoln Campus Center; expanded student business space; new meeting, activity and assembly space; a new “black box” theater designed to provide additional on-campus performance and screening space.The original ballroom and Cape Cod Lounge will be repurposed into new, divisible, multipurpose areas for medium-sized assembly, functions, and events.

 




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