Hear update on Hancher, music, art, and IMU projects Feb. 7

The University of Iowa campus community is invited to an update on the rebuilding of Hancher Auditorium, the School of Music, and the Art Building facility, as well as Iowa Memorial Union repairs and mitigation, at 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 7, in the large auditorium of Art Building West (ABW), 141 N. Riverside Dr., Iowa City.

The following people will share design renderings, the latest information about funding, estimated construction timelines and other details:

  • UI President Sally Mason
  • UI Foundation President and CEO Lynette Marshall
  • Rod Lehnertz, director of planning, design and construction in Facilities Management
  • Architects involved in the project
  • Representatives of the programs that will be housed in these facilities

Attendees may also tour ABW, the latest flood-damaged building to reopen, after the formal presentation and following a question-and-answer session. Refreshments will be provided.

Parking for the event is available in Lot 42, directly behind ABW, and to the north in the Hancher commuter lot. Guests with special needs are encouraged to attend all UI events and may contact Annette Niebuhr at annette-niebuhr@uiowa.edu regarding accommodations.