Story by Nikki Kesaris
Many University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication students walk through Allen Hall every day without realizing the rich history of the building and the school.
For instance, did you know that the journalism building didn’t start out as “Allen Hall”? Or that the building today holds clues to what came before? Read on to learn just a few of the mysteries lurking within the walls of Allen Hall.
Story by Edith Gonzalez, photos by Jing Wong“Information does not equal understanding,” said SOJC Professor Emerita Lauren Kessler, co-director of the TransAtlantic Storytelling Workshop. “You understand the world you live in by learning stories from the world you live in.”