Lake Land College


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The year is 1974, now click on the day in the timeline below.


The day is Saturday, September 7 in the year 1974.

Phase II building dedication (September 7, 1974): In a ceremony began by the playing of the National Anthem, highlighted by a keynote address by Illinois Governor Daniel Walker, and concluded with a benediction by Father W. Spriggs, the College officially opened three new buildings. The Health and Activity Center (aka, the Field House), the Vocational Technical Building, and the Northwest Classroom Building—75% of which were paid for by the state—added over 72,000 “assignable” square feet to the campus.


"Lake Land College Dedication On New Campus Saturday" The Beacon News, Paris, IL Thursday, September 5, 1974


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