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Dorm Names

Unread post by appst89 » Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:34 am

The two dorms currently under construction will be called Thunder Hill Hall and Raven Rocks Hall after popular Parkway overlooks. The two yet to be built will be called Laurel Creek Hall and New River Hall after popular waterways in the area.

I kinda like it that they're not naming them after people.



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by t4pizza » Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:36 am

I am sure that once a large enough donation is made to the school, each will have their name changed to reflect that of the donor.



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by appst89 » Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:41 am

t4pizza wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:36 am
I am sure that once a large enough donation is made to the school, each will have their name changed to reflect that of the donor.
Maybe, but I don't think that's as likely since these are PPP buildings and not university buildings.



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by WataugaMan » Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:42 am

Back in my high school days, about a hundred years ago, Raven Rocks Overlook was one of our party spots. :)



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by ArmantiWaterSafety » Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:55 am

Ah, the amount of memes that are going to be made about Thunder Hill Hall will be enormous.



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by Chaz » Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:58 am

WataugaMan wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:42 am
Back in my high school days, about a hundred years ago, Raven Rocks Overlook was one of our party spots. :)
I proposed to my wife there.



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by biggie » Wed Mar 04, 2020 11:20 am

Need to have them as old bar names, that would sound better to go back after class to Rafters or Geno's.



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by t4pizza » Wed Mar 04, 2020 12:01 pm

appst89 wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:41 am
t4pizza wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:36 am
I am sure that once a large enough donation is made to the school, each will have their name changed to reflect that of the donor.
Maybe, but I don't think that's as likely since these are PPP buildings and not university buildings.
That is a good point that I hadn't considered. Hopefully you are right. I agree the dorm names sound much better than being named after some person.



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by ShagNC » Wed Mar 04, 2020 12:52 pm

biggie wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 11:20 am
Need to have them as old bar names, that would sound better to go back after class to Rafters or Geno's.
Ok boomer ;)

How about Klondike or Parthenon Hall?


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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by appst89 » Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:03 pm

biggie wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 11:20 am
Need to have them as old bar names, that would sound better to go back after class to Rafters or Geno's.
Maybe old Blowing Rock beer stores? How about Bougin's Hall or Cork and Ale Hall?



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by Longrifle28 » Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:07 pm

Antlers or PB Scott's.


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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by Longrifle28 » Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:08 pm

Antlers or PB Scott's.


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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by Yosef84 » Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:23 pm

Antlers, PB Scott's and Mother Fletchers?



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by Yosef84 » Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:23 pm

Longrifle28 wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:07 pm
Antlers or PB Scott's.
You beat me to it!



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by kornegaylw » Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:27 pm

***clears throat, then struggles to speak due to being extremely choked up***

....Parthanon & Klondike.....Rest in peace

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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by Rekdiver » Wed Mar 04, 2020 1:31 pm

Chaz wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:58 am
WataugaMan wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 10:42 am
Back in my high school days, about a hundred years ago, Raven Rocks Overlook was one of our party spots. :)
I proposed to my wife there.
Clothed?



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by AppDawg » Wed Mar 04, 2020 2:13 pm

Caribbean Hall



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by biggie » Wed Mar 04, 2020 2:33 pm

ShagNC wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 12:52 pm
biggie wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 11:20 am
Need to have them as old bar names, that would sound better to go back after class to Rafters or Geno's.
Ok boomer ;)

How about Klondike or Parthenon Hall?
42 is boomer now? You crazy kids.

I didn't go to the frat hang outs so I stayed away from the Klondike.



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by Yosef84 » Wed Mar 04, 2020 2:57 pm

biggie wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 2:33 pm
ShagNC wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 12:52 pm
biggie wrote:
Wed Mar 04, 2020 11:20 am
Need to have them as old bar names, that would sound better to go back after class to Rafters or Geno's.
Ok boomer ;)

How about Klondike or Parthenon Hall?
42 is boomer now? You crazy kids.

I didn't go to the frat hang outs so I stayed away from the Klondike.
Young Xer Whipper Snapper!



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Re: Dorm Names

Unread post by BUTCH1991 » Wed Mar 04, 2020 3:03 pm

Rax Hall



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