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The Living-Learning Center Brings Students Together

SCOTT RUDD

Did you know that the only all-class residence hall at Columbia opened 20 years ago? The Living-Learning Center comprises Hartley and Wallach Halls; students from all undergraduate class years can live together in a community focused on building connections through events and on-campus involvement. In the Fall 2000 issue, CCT covered the opening of the dorm, which was a new concept for the College at the time. Then-Dean Austin E. Quigley was quoted about its importance: “Rather than being brought together for one event, the same people come back again and again and contacts and relationships get built on a deeper level.” Find the story: bit.ly/2EQED2m.