Old Main, seen through a window in Alumni Hall during the renovation this summer.
A tour group views a large second-floor meeting room in Alumni Hall where wallboard is being installed.
Interior scaffolding remains a key part of the Alumni Hall renovation project; here, it holds up a temporary floor made of wood planks, allowing workers to complete the level above where this tour group is standing.
After steel studs and foam insulation, drywall installation on the lower level of Alumni Hall.
Workers bring steel railings into Alumni Hall through the front door opening.
Worker tosses an old brick to the ground, after removing it to repair damage to masonry walls.
Steel hook on a construction crane frames the front door of Alumni Hall during renovation work.
If anyone remembers the “old” stairways in Alumni Hall — barely wide enough for two people to pass — these new stairways, shown here with temporary wood construction treads, will seem as wide as Main Street.
Delivery of concrete for interior floors: from the delivery truck, into a separate pump trailer, through hoses and into the building.
The steel bracing that was removed from outside Alumni Hall is stored in an empty lot on campus.