Visitors filled the expansive Petrovich Atrium of Alumni Hall on Saturday, October 11.
Hundreds entered Alumni Hall for a preview of the interior — trustees, alumni, students, faculty, staff and guest dignitaries. Donors are acknowledged with plaques throughout the building and in the entry.
Student Senate President Hiba Ahmed and Knox College President Teresa Amott were among the speakers at the rededication and ribbon cutting during Homecoming Weekend to celebrate the trasnformation of Alumni Hall.
Renovation of Alumni Hall included replacement of the grand front entry stairs.
Work continues in the large central atrium in Alumni Hall.
Workers remove the layer of protective gravel from the circular drive in front of Alumni Hall.
New mechanical room on the lower level of Alumni Hall.
A worker prepares to install new front doors in Alumni Hall.
A worker uses the newly installed elevator to take materials to an upper floor.
What was once a theatre, later a library, and then a series of small offices, is again a large central space in Alumni Hall.