Novice G. Fawcett Center for Tomorrow, The Ohio State University


Date
1970
Description
The Fawcett Center is located at 2400 Olentangy River Road. It is shown here as Herrick Archives Building Number 284. Plans and related documents for the building, prepared by Lorenz and Williams, were approved in 1967. Officially named Novice G. Fawcett Center for Tomorrow by the Board of Trustees on June 2, 1972, the building initially housed the Alumni House and the Telecommunications Center. The Fawcett Center includes a 500-seat auditorium, over 30,000 square feet of meeting and banquet space accommodating groups of 10-500, and space to accommodate up to 250 guests for wedding receptions and social events. The building also includes Oxley's Restaurant.
Style/Period
1970s (1970 - 1979)