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When Did Our Professors Become Buildings?

Richard Hibbard Humanities Hall, 1974

Richard Hibbard
Richard Hibbard

Richard E. Hibbard was a faculty member (Political Science) who became Vice President for Academic Affairs, then Acting President and Interim Chancellor of UW-Eau Claire in October 1971, serving until his death in October 1972. The new humanities building, under construction at that time, was named in his honor. Hibbard Humanities Hall was dedicated on September 15, 1974. 

Hibbard Hall