The Arts Quad | Campus Tour 2019
Virtual Tours by Students
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So right now I am standing in front ofthe the art squad. Welcome to the arts core jangles. This is where old their arts and humanities have their classes. Um, and if we turn around, we can see the clock tower. Along here is started road, which is the first buildings that were ever built at Cornell. How there was some tension between white and Cornell regarding the design off the buildings. So Israel wanted a more practical style while white favorite amore classical style. As you can see by the design of Lincoln Hall, right there, which is in the style of Romanesque revival. They have not reconciled in their building styles. As you can probably tell, freshmen will have the convocation here with, like, huge banners and, like tents and everything. I am in front ofthe the statue of Ezra Cornell, who is the founder ofthe Cornell University and the Western Union. He was an American businessmen politician, philanthropist and educational administrator. He also served as the president off the New York Agricultural society on as a senator off the New York State. Currently, I am standing in front of the statue off Andrew Dixon White, who was the co founder of Cornell University and served as its president for nearly two decades. He was an American historian and educator and was renowned for expanding Cornell College curriculum. Oh, yeah, and by the way, that's Colin library.