Adams House staff have seen a decline in students’ use of “the Molotov” and “K Space” following the ban.
The renewal of Adams House will progress in stages, with students remaining in the House while others live in swing housing. The dining hall will likely remain open.
The college days of Thomas M. Lauderdale '92, the frontman of Pink Martini, were marked by outrageous parties, eccentric stunts, and passionate political protests.
Adams construction is expected to overlap slightly with the two years of construction on Lowell House, which is set to begin in June and end in August 2019, according to FAS Dean Michael D. Smith.