College Terms

The full names of buildings—Marshall Brooks Library and the School of Government, for example—should always be capitalized. Below is a list of other common Principia College terms with the proper capitalization indicated:

•    baseball field
•    Black Box (or Black Box theatre)
•    bluffs
•    campus (e.g., Elsah campus)
•    Chapel
•    Chapel Green
•    Christian Science Organization (CSO)
•    church service
•    Clark Field
•    Coach Crafton Athletic Center (athletic center when used alone)
•    College Store
•    Concourse
•    Cox Auditorium
•    Cox Auditorium stage
•    Dining Room
•    Eliestoun
•    Faculty Dining Room
•    Firehouse
•    Gate House
•    Germany Room (Japan Room, etc.)
•    Guest House
•    Hay Field House
•    homecoming
•    Howard Center
•    hymn sing
•    Info Booth
•    living room (e.g., Anderson living room)
•    lobby
•    Marshall Brooks Library (but library when used alone)
•    Marshall Brooks Room
•    Mistake House
•    Music at Davis concerts
•    natatorium (when used alone, but Coach Crafton Athletic Center and Natatorium)
•    Observatory
•    office hours
•    pool
•    practitioner’s office
•    Principia Pledge
•    Pub
•    Pub patio
•    quiet room
•    Quiet Time
•    reunion (also see the entries under reunion )
•    School of Nations Museum (but museum when used alone
•    Science Center
•    Scramble Room
•    soccer field
•    Student Government
•    submarine races
•    Sunday School
•    Theatre and Dance at Davis performances
•    21st-Century Classroom
•    Wanamaker Hall