Posts Tagged ‘ UNL Children’s Center ’

Children’s Center opens with 90 enrollees

Sep 16th, 2009 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, September 10, 2009

The new Children’s Center at UNL opened Aug. 24 with 90 children enrolled in the inaugural class. The center – UNL’s first on-campus care facility for children – is located at 22nd and W streets, on the north side of the Whittier Building. Features of the center include a security system developed with the assistance […]

Big Red shifts toward green

Sep 15th, 2009 | By | Category: Campus News, Issue, September 10, 2009

Whittier remodel taps geothermal heating, cooling A handful of mud-caked Texas construction workers have helped UNL tap into energy savings. As part of the facility upgrade of Whittier Junior High (22nd and Vine streets), employees of Looptech International drilled City Campus’ first geothermal well field. The well field uses stable temperatures within the Earth to […]

Children’s Center preps for first day

Aug 20th, 2009 | By | Category: August 20, 2009, Campus News, Issue

Facility hosts open house Aug. 20, 21 The new Children’s Center at UNL will host an open house 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 20 and 21. The center is located in the north annex of the former Whittier Junior High School building at 22nd and W Streets. There will be no guided tours during […]

Children’s Center plans for opening

Apr 2nd, 2009 | By | Category: April 2, 2009, Campus News, Issue

Drawing to select first enrollees, care rates set The first enrollment list for UNL’s new Children’s Center will be finalized with an April 20 drawing. In addition, as the center prepares for an Aug. 24 opening, child care rates have been set. The center is under construction in the north annex of the Whittier building […]

Work begins on child care site, Whittier

Nov 13th, 2008 | By | Category: Campus News, November 13, 2008

An on-campus child care option is on the fast track toward completion. Demolition in the north annex of the Whittier Building – home to the UNL Children’s Center at 22nd and W streets – started in October and construction of the new facility is to begin this month. The $14.4 million project also includes a […]

Whittier work to expand research space

Nov 13th, 2008 | By | Category: November 13, 2008, Research

Along with the creation of the UNL Children’s Center, the renovations at 22nd and W streets will update the interior of the Whittier Building and linked HVAC system to create expanded space for campus research. Work on the interior of the former middle school is currently in the demolition and remediation phase. The project is […]