Thomas Commons Renovation
New architectural plans for Cornell's Thomas Commons will bring sweeping changes to the college's student center, adding a majestic entrance and lobby, glass-enclosed dining addition, and marketplace dining.
Upgrades will add energy and demonstrate a high priority on engaging students. Preliminary plans were approved by the Board of Trustees in October 2011, and work began in June 2012. The project will be completed in phases and finished by January 2014.