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Putnam Renovation Updates

Putnam Dining renovations are completed and the dining facility is now open. Below are photos of construction taken throughout the renovation.


Graphic Interior Elevations

Architect: AMENTA EMMA
General Contractor: KBE Building Corporation
Seating capacity = 700 (combined)

Upper Level:

  • Allergen
  • Dessert/Hot Bev/Breakfast
  • Deli
  • Comfort
  • Salads
  • Grill/Pizza
  • Juice bar
  • Action
  • Cold Bev/Ice Cream

Lower Level:

  • Salad
  • Grill
  • Action
  • Deli
  • Comfort
  • Street

Other cool features:

  • Living Grow wall with herbs that will be used in dining hall recipes.
  • Event Dining – where the classroom meets the kitchen table.
  • Open Staircase with 50’ mushroom art piece
  • Multiple lounge style seating areas that encourage students to stay and study while they enjoy a meal.


Update August 18th, 2016
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Update July 29th, 2016
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 Update April 11th, 2016
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