Latest Watson bricks for Clips Residence hall updates taking place over the summer Several enhancements to University of Jamestown residence halls are taking place this summer. At Watson Hall, work was begun during the spring semester and continues on a new addition to the west side of the building. The addition will house the building’s new main entrance, an elevator, a Resident Director’s office, new restrooms and shower rooms for each floor, and expanded lounges with kitchenettes on the second and third floors. In the main portion of the building, the residence hall rooms are being converted in to suites with two bedrooms and a living room per four students. Other work will include aesthetic improvements in the hallways, new electrical lines and upgraded lighting, and installation of air conditioning and a sprinkler system. The hall will have an 83-student capacity and will become a residence for first- and second-year honor students. In Kroeze Hall, maintaining its strong sense of community while creating more open space was important. “The community experience of each floor will be stronger with improved space for interaction,” says Dean of Students Gary Van Zinderen. Each section will have a new bathroom. Existing shower rooms will become lounge space with new windows. Kroeze’s laundry facilities, previously located on each floor, will be relocated to the lower level with the benefit of wireless notification when residents’ wash and dry cycles are complete. A sprinkler system, new windows, and air conditioners will be installed. Eventually, the Kroeze courtyard will be upgraded as an entertainment/gathering space. In [...] Read More
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    Jimmie Scramble winners University of Jamestown and the Jimmie Booster Club welcomed 160 participants for the 28th annual Jimmie Scramble golf tournament held June 14 at the Jamestown Country Club. The team of Alan Anderson, Brian Meyer, Chris Nogosek (all of Jamestown) and Zac Breen, Three Forks, Mont., came out on [...] Read More
  • Students named to Dean’s List Dr. Gary Watts, Vice President for Academic Affairs at University of Jamestown, announces 265 students have been named to the Dean’s List for the 2014 spring semester. The Dean’s List includes all full-time students who, during any given semester, earn a grade point average of 3.50 or better [...] Read More
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    Registration open for Carl’s Reading Camp Raugust Library at University of Jamestown will host Carl's Reading Camp June 9-12 for students ages five through nine. Activities take place from 9 to noon each day and include book time, outdoor activities, snacks and crafts. Themes are Cycle of Life, Carl's Cooking, Ethnic Traditions and Western [...] Read More
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    Graduates receive degrees at 108th Commencement University of Jamestown presented degrees to 190 graduates during the school’s 108th Commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 10 at the Jamestown Civic Center. Dr. Gary Watts, Vice President and Dean of Academic Affairs, delivered the Commencement address, “Living [...] Read More
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    Student Life Awards presented The University of Jamestown annual Student Life Awards Banquet recognized individuals and organizations for achievements in the areas of student life and residence life during the 2013-14 academic year. Student Life Awards First Year Excellence: Hannah Erickson, Fargo Outstanding [...] Read More
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UNIVERSITY OF JAMESTOWN at a glance
  • 1,000 students from 31 states and 13 countries
  • 13:1 student-faculty ratio
  • On-campus residence halls
  • 98% average placement rate in 2010 & 2011