Friday, March 30, 2007

Tacking the ultra modern onto the beautiful traditional......and destroying the grand staircases in the processes.

March 29, 2007 12:00 am  •   
Very elegant’
“I can assure you they are very, very elegant,” McConnaughay says. “They will enhance the stature of Trickett Hall.”
The preliminary drawings show the original Trickett Hall structure facing South College Street would be renovated inside to house the law school’s library.
An addition constructed in the mid-1980s at the back of the current campus would be retained and used as faculty offices, McConnaughay says.
Other additions between the two structures would be demolished, including “the curtilage,” a collection of small brick buildings on the north side of the campus along South College Street that today are used as faculty offices.