The campus community is invited to participate in the Save Old Main Kickoff, which marks the official start of the public phase of a campaign to raise $13.5 million to fund the restoration and renovation of Old Main. The kickoff event will be at the Mall on the east side of Old Main.
The kickoff falls on the 122nd anniversary of the first day of classes at Old Main, which were held Oct. 1, 1891. Hart and others will speak about the importance of preserving and renovating the UA's first building. All staff, faculty and students are encouraged to attend. Refreshments will be provided.