Philanthropy in Action – Spring 2023

by | Mar 30, 2023 | Philanthropy.

Campus Center Exterior

Support for the Campus Center renovation continues to make a major impact as Phase 1 of the project nears completion, which includes the addition of a new elevator to access all three floors, additional restrooms, and refreshed lounge spaces. Boosted by an additional $1 million gift from alumna and emerita Board of Trustees member Annie Ames ’86 this past fall, the University is now shifting to secure funding for Phase 2 of the renovation.

New Lower Level

The new lower level features an enhanced lobby and ticket booth for the Campus Center Pit Theatre, additional restrooms, and study spaces.

To support this project, visit and select “Campus Center Renovation” under the designation drop down field.

Second Floor Lobby

The second floor lobby gives students a new gathering space and new restrooms.

Main Entrance

The main entrance greets guests with a lobby that features access to a new elevator, new front entrance to the bookstore, and an Otterbein wallscape.

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