George Washington University

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George Washington University,

at Washington, D.C.; coeducational; chartered 1821 as Columbian College (one of the first nonsectarian colleges), opened 1822, became a university in 1873, renamed 1904. Among its research facilities are the Space Policy Institute and the Institute for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies.
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Charlotte-based White Point Partners and Atlanta-based Paces Properties has announced four new tenants joining Optimist Hall (formerly Tompkins Hall).
With a tribute to its past and a reimagined future, construction of Charlotte's Tompkins Hall, an expansive $60MM historic redevelopment project in Optimist Park, is visibly nearing initial completion with tenant openings slated for late this year.
"We are looking forward to opening a market stall in Tompkins Hall. As fans of the developer's previous projects, when we heard they were working on Tompkins Hall we jumped at the chance to get involved.
"We are truly grateful for the opportunity to join the Tompkins Hall family and share with you our love and passion for grilled cheese.
"The Tompkins Hall concept will change the DNA of the Charlotte food scene and the way people eat and socialize.