The Susan B. and William K. Wasch Center for
Retired Faculty at 51 Lawn Avenue held its Open House Nov. 5 during
The Center is
named for Susie and Bill Wasch ’52, P’84, who contributed their vision and support for the project.
This new center creates a
shared intellectual and social community where retired faculty members can
continue their scholarly activities and participation in university life.
Trustee Emeritus Bob McKelvey ’59 believes
the Wasch Center for Retired Faculty will provide invaluable connections
between different generations of Wesleyan faculty. In supporting this
project, he honored former “first lady” Katharina “Kay”
Butterfield with the naming of the “Butterfield Room”.