Armory Building at CU BoulderEver Been Inside?

Name: The Armory

Year Built: 1915

Architectural Style: H. C. Nickerson

Today: College of Media, Communication and Information

Once Upon a Time: The Armory building was the original site of the Colorado National Guard. During WWII, women students used the bulding as a dormitory. In July 2000, the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, now known as the College of Media, Communication and Information, moved into the building.

Did You Know: The building was purchased in 1961 by CU to house dance and the Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research.


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