Collaborative Student Workspace and Commons Expansion Project (CSWEC)

Computing and Communications (C&C) in conjunction with Distance Education, Learning and Teaching Support (DELTS) and the Queen Elizabeth II (QEII) Library is embarking on a new project which will result in the design and establishment of a new collaborative student workspace and satellite Commons, to be located in Memorial’s Science Building, room SN1107.


To expand the existing model of the Commons and create a collaborative student workspace and satellite Commons which will increase the visibility and access of all services and allow the Commons to provide some much needed space to expand tutorial services to include such things as math support.

Project Team

This project consists of individuals from a number of departments throughout Memorial who will be involved in the design, setup and rollout of the new facility. These departments include…

  • QEII Library
  • C&C
  • Technical Services

Project Timeline

Subject to change, the tentative project completion date is the end of 2012, with availability to students for the 2013 Winter Semester.

For more information about this project, please contact the Project Manager, David Starkes, at or (709) 864-4536.