The Adams House renovations timeline, previously slated to begin in June 2019 and take three years, will now extend another year and conclude by August 2023, Faculty of Arts and Sciences administrators announced at a Tuesday town hall.
In an email Friday, Adams House administrators announced a new committee to review restroom signage following the vandalism of a gender-neutral bathroom.
The repeat vandalism of a sign for a gender-neutral bathroom in Adams House sparked allegations of transphobia and prompted house administrators to email residents condemning the act.
The annual event has its roots in a gesture of solidarity with a gay member of Adams House who was harassed by another student at the College.
Certain historic features like the pool theater and the former suite of President Franklin D. Roosevelt will be preserved when Adams House undergoes renovations, starting in spring 2019.
Students called on architects to keep the "finer details" of Adams House intact during planned renovations at a town hall held Wednesday night.
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.