Originally the site of Howard Hall from 1927-2017; gymnasium and recreation center. Howard Hall was demolished to make room for a much-needed academic facility.
Fun Facts
  • Howard Hall hosted Commencement ceremonies, theater and drama productions, talent shows, boxing wrestling, dances and fundraising dinners.
  • Howard Hall was the major venue for athletic competitions, basketball, volleyball, as well as intramural sports.
  • And for years, Howard Hall was the student center, with a commuter-student lunch cafeteria, the offices of student government, The Beacon, The Log, and KDUP.
  • The giant sequoia were placed along the west border of the site in 1967