A Pictorial Update of Summer Construction Projects

Dewey House, the original Smith residence and once-regal center of campus social activity, is getting a much-needed extensive interior and exterior renovation, including new siding, structural reinforcements, updates to mechanical systems, improvements to its energy efficiency, and much more.

Dewey Hall

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A complete renovation of Dewey House, inside and outside.

Dewey Common Room, to be completely refurbished.

Dewey Common Room, to be completely refurbished.

All the wood clapboard siding is being replaced, except on the front of the building, where the original siding will remain.

All wood clapboard siding was replaced, except on the front of the building, where the original siding remains.

Four inches of insulation sprayed on ceilings of third floor

Four inches of insulation sprayed on ceilings of third floor

 

Photos by Judith Roberge