Aerie Archive 1987

Three decades ago, in 1987, the Biblical Studies Center and the Thelma Gaylord Forum were well on their way to completion, set for dedication ceremonies that September. The Prince Engineering Center wasn’t far behind, on pace to open in 1988.

  1. The shell of the Prince Engineering Center takes shape on the north side of campus.

  2. This photo shows the early stages of construction on PEC.

  3. Early construction photo of the Biblical Studies Center and Thelma Gaylord Forum.

  4. The Bible building, now known as the Williams-Branch Center for Biblical Studies, nears completion.

  5. The two new “focal point” venues were finished and ready for use in 1987.

Spring 2017

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