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Tucker Hall (Renovation)

  • Tucker Hall (September 2013)
    Tucker Hall (September 2013)    
  • Tucker Entry Stairs
    Tucker Entry Stairs    
  • Tucker Entry Stairs
    Tucker Entry Stairs    
  • Tucker Staircase
    Tucker Staircase    
  • Tucker Cupola
    Tucker Cupola    
  • Tucker Auditorium
    Tucker Auditorium    
  • Auditorium
  • Tucker Classroom
    Tucker Classroom    
  • James Blair Road Side Entrance (September 2013)
    James Blair Road Side Entrance (September 2013)    
  • Tucker Rear Entrance (September 2013)
    Tucker Rear Entrance (September 2013)    
  • Tucker Hall
    Tucker Hall    
  • Tucker Hall Framing
    Tucker Hall Framing    
  • Cupola Reinforcement
    Cupola Reinforcement    
  • Entry Ceiling Re-Framing
    Entry Ceiling Re-Framing    
  • Main Stair Protection
    Main Stair Protection    
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The project will reconfigure and improve the 1909 era Tucker Hall, last upgraded pre-1980. Instructional space and technology will be modernized for the department of English. Building systems will be replaced, accessibility improved, and life safety upgraded to current code. The current appropriation supports schematic and preliminary design.

  • Cost: $12.1-million
  • Fund Source: General Funds
  • Renovation GSF: 26,000
  • Start Date: 2012
  • Finish Date: August 2013
  • Design Team: Cunningham-Quill
  • Contractor: Donley's
  • Progress: The project was completed in time to hold classes on August 28.  The faculty were moved into the facility over the following Labor Day weekend. 


Building Committee

Randy Strickland, Project Manager
Anna Martin, Vice President, Administration
Martha Sheets, Senior Planner
Dave Shepard, Associate Vice President, Facilities Management
Wayne Boy, Director, Facilities Planning Design & Construction
Bob Avalle, Director of Operations and Maintenance, Facilities Management
Bob Dillman, Code Review, Facilities Management
Gene Tracy, Interim Dean, Arts & Sciences
Eric Bradley, Chair/Professor, Applied Science
Susan Donaldson, Chair/NEH Professor, English & American Studies
Monica Potkay, Associate Professor, English
Jeanne Smith, Office Manager, English
Arthur Knight, Associate Professor, English
Paula Blank, Professor, English