The Roundtable

Morningstar First Floor awaits final approval

By Henry Murray, Social Media Editor

August 26, 2020

After 13 months of renovation, including several months of set-backs, the fully completed Morningstar First Floor, formerly known as the Columbus Room, is awaiting the final sign off from the city department of inspections before the community can finally use the space again shortly after returning to campus. The renovation has drastically changed the previously open layout into a room with multipl...

Students served lunch for free

By Will Burns, Reporter

September 5, 2019

The SAGE Dining program was included in school tuition for the first time this year. While many were enrolled in the lunch program last year, the change still affects a large amount of the student body. “I have mixed thoughts,” Wendell Laidley ‘22 said. “On the one hand, it is more convenient than going off-campus. But on the other hand, the food quality isn’t at the same level as what you c...

Columbus Room renovations experience delay

By Owen Akel, Reporter

August 23, 2019

Despite renovations beginning last May, the soon-to-be renamed Columbus Hall is not finished in time for the start of the 2019-20 school year due to significant delays encountered at the beginning of the construction process. The installation of a fully functional commercial kitchen is expected to be completed sometime in November. “It will be completely different than what was previously experienced in...

Plans for the new Columbus Room show a new commercial kitchen, a smaller seating area and no stage. Art classes were moved to the Broadway Campus so Room 103 can be used for lunch service.

Columbus Room to be remodeled

May 3, 2019

The Columbus Room will be off limits due to renovation to install a new kitchen beginning May 8 and ending in mid-August. The size of the Columbus Room itself will not be significantly...