Council of Independent Colleges Historic Campus Architecture Project

 

 
University Mall

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Institution Name: Andrews University
Original/Historic Place Name: University Mall
Location on Campus: between Pioneer Memorial Church and James White Library
Date(s) of Construction and Designer(s):
n.d.construction information unknown Unknown
Type of Place: Landscape site
Type of landscape–
Small-scale features:
Flagpoles and international flags.
Other characteristics:
Yes
    Function:
ca. 2004-present (2007)memorial site (expression of the international character of the university, flags honor the countries represented by the student body)
ca. 2004-present (2007)outdoor space

Significance: education
Landmark designation:
none
Narrative: see below
References: see below
 

Narrative:
The University Green is a quadrangle bounded by the Pioneer Memorial Church, the Administration Building, the James White Library, and the Seminary building. During ceremonial events, such as graduation, international flags are flown honoring the countries represented in the student body as an expression of the University's international character. It is possible to fly sixty-six flags.
 

References:
I. Bibliographic sources:

None specified.

II. Location of other data:
University: Facilities Management Office
 

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