The Daniel M. Soref Learning Commons is now open!
Golda Meir Library Renovation
Wall Breaking Ceremony
The beginning of the construction of the Daniel M. Soref Learning Commons was celebrated with a “Wall Breaking” ceremony on December 5, 2008 during the campus’ monthly First Friday event, co-sponsored by the Libraries and University Information Technology Services (UITS). Remarks were offered by UWM Chancellor Carlos Santiago; Provost Rita Cheng; Libraries Director Ewa Barczyk; Audrey Strnad, Trustee of the Daniel M. Soref Charitable Trust; and Pat Van Alyea, Friends of the Library President. They were joined by Elizabeth Soref, Daniel Soref’s widow, in razing the ceremonial wall.