On Jan. 23, Stanford graduate students working with John Barton, director of Stanford’s Architecture Program, will present new concepts for a “21st Century Research Park” located at 27 University Avenue.
The 75,000-square-foot center, located just west of Roble Field on Santa Teresa Street, features a well-lit rock climbing room designed for rope climbing and bouldering, multipurpose fitness studios and a 50-meter swimming pool complete with a handicap ramp.
Philanthropist John Arrillaga ’60 made a $151 million gift to Stanford last week, in the largest single gift by a living donor to the University.
University administrators and local government officials continue to differ, meanwhile, on whether further revisions will take place before the project moves forward.
Residential and Dining Enterprises (R&DE) Student Housing has rescinded the proposed treatment of EV family courtyard lawns with herbicide, following protests last summer by Escondido Village (EV) residents.
In an eight-acre strip of land shoehorned between Menlo Park’s Caltrain tracks and El Camino Real, the battle for a John Arrillaga ’60-sponsored development project has boiled over amid resident protests.