Farinon College Center
The 68,000-square-foot Farinon College Center houses a student restaurant, food court, convenience store, post office, movie theater, and College Store. Many student organizations, meetings, events, and College offices are housed there, including the Landis Community Outreach Center and The Lafayette newspaper.
A favorite spot for studying and socializing, Gilbert’s pours Seattle’s Best coffee and specialty espresso drinks and offers a full menu all day and late into the night. Gilbert’s also hosts small bands, acoustic acts, and poetry slams.
The Spot hosts dance parties, concerts, formals, sports parties, and more. Located in a beautiful building on North Third St., at the base of College Hill, this space is outfitted with a DJ booth, professional sound and lighting systems, and bar area with a big-screen TV. The kitchen serves food, and three game rooms encourage student interaction in a positive, safe environment.
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