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Iconic UK Kirwan-Blanding dorm complex to be razed next year. What will take its place?

Source: Kentucky.com -- Education

Article note: They have a plan for bringing the towers down now. Aside from student complaints about the isolating design of the things they've been putting up (and possibly-related wave of acquaintance rape type sexual assault situations), on-campus housing is ridiculously expensive, someone really should start harassing the administration about affordable housing and make them commit to having an inexpensive low-end option as part of the next phase, on the whole "public institution serving the people of the state" basis.

University of Kentucky officials said Friday the 11-building Kirwan-Blanding dorm complex should be razed by the end of 2020 and a new 500-bed student housing complex on part of the … Click to Continue »

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