Tour of the Ford Complex
Tour GuideHunter Berry
Welcome to the Ford Complex! Home to some athletic buildings, freshman dorms, our music center, and our vet clinic, Ford is one of the busiest and nicest places on campus. Funded by Henry Ford, the Ford buildings have an immense amount of history pertaining to Berry, being a filming spot for movies like Remember the Titans, and hosting the Youth Camp for the 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games. Ford is an awesome place to come study outside and relax, or just hang out with some friends.
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I wanted to go ahead and start off your Barry College experience by showing you guys the Ford conflicts, arguably one of Barry's most important and beautiful spots on campus. So the four complex is home to both academic buildings and some dormitories for the rest of the students. So I'm going to go ahead and give you guys a quick panorama of the beautiful Ford complex. Lookit here, so right in front of you guys is West Mary and East Mary. So if you were a freshman girl, you get the chance to live here. It's one of the huge jokes we make all the time when you're up here. Also right over there is so actually our music hall. We do have majors in vocal performance, music, education, other performances like woodland, stuff like that. If you're a music major, we also have some of our veterinarian studies up here over right behind that building over there. So if you guys get the chance to, um, study there, you get to do some really cool anatomy work. So that's one of our things right ahead. Actually is it was an old chapel, so that's one of the cool spots about Barry. We have a lot of events there will have some of our formal events. Sometimes it's a really cool opportunity to just stay there. It's been here for a couple hundred years, and it's just one of our most beautiful buildings. Honestly, so this rest afford, is actually a dormitory for freshman guys, so that right there is Claire a dorm. There are rays there are really great and they have a lot of cool events. Otherwise, the Fort complex is just a great place for you guys to hang out and just talk. A lot of people are seen up here on the weekend studying People get e nose and hammocks and just camp out here because the views are great. I mean, who wouldn't want to study in an atmosphere like this? Also there's another cool thing about Barry. If you guys have ever seen the movie, remember the Titans? Ah, lot of it was filmed actually up here at the Ford Complex and a couple other areas that very like the old mill that we're going to get to see later. So if you guys have ever seen that movie or have not seen it, I can still watch it. You can really see some of the historical markers we have up here about different highlights of the film that were filmed in different areas. So I'm actually going to show you guys ride over here. That is, one of the areas that you got is conceived right over there. You might remember some of the big speeches over here. Also we were home to the Olympic summer camp back in nineteen ninety six, when the Olympic Games were held in Atlanta. So if you are interested in seeing that we have a historical marker over here, so it just shows you guys some of the really cool areas about Barry. We also have these markers spread throughout the whole college, so you get to see where these guys trained and where they were living in stuff while they were here. Training for the Olympic Games, thes future Olympians that would go on to be gold medalist. Like I said, one of our most beautiful spots on campus, arguably the most beautiful spot on campus. As a freshman, if not just a great place to come and study, relax and hang out with friends.