Farewell, Burge. Until we meet again.

Posted on Apr 12, 2016 in Alumni News, Campus News, and News

Burge Union on the KU campus is demolishedAfter officially closing in March, demolition on the Burge Union began early this morning. In order to make room for KU’s Central District project and better-serve students, the Union will be rebuilt in hopes of adding offices for student-serving organizations, a reflection room for students of all faiths, ballroom and lounge space.

decommissioning ceremony for the satellite union was held on March 8.

Burge Union Demolition

Farewell, Burge! Until we meet again. #kualumni #aviewfromku #exploreku

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After 33 years on campus the Burge Union will soon be demolished. It will officially close Mar. 11 and will be replaced by a new building with large, flat meeting spaces flexible to accommodate large events. It will re-open in 2018. #kualumni #aviewfromku

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Burge Union Demolition

Burge Union Demolition

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