The new Daniel M. Soref Learning Commons at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee opened on Monday. Their website includes some information about the renovation which might be of interest to fellow commons aficionados. Check it out.
I notice that they will be hosting game nights on Thursdays. I wonder how popular those are in other libraries? We have a pretty nice gaming facility in our student center so I don't have plans to compete with them here. We do of course have all sorts of games at our annual Hubbub party (post about the 2009 event, bigger and better than ever, is forthcoming).