Winnick Hillel Center for Jewish Life Special Collections Research Center

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two story brick building with wide steps to entrance

Winnick Hillel Center, SU Photo & Imaging RS 8752

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Construction Began: August 2002

Building Occupied: July 2003

Dedicated: November 16, 2003

Dedication Speaker: Karen Winnick

Named for: Karen (Class of 1968), author and illustrator of children's books, and Gary Winnick, venture capitalist

Cost: $6 million

Funding: $2 million donated by Karen and Gary Winnick; remainder from fundraising

Materials: brick

Location: 102 Walnut Place

Space: 16,000 square feet

Notes: Three-story building with auditorium/sanctuary, library, computer and study areas, meeting rooms, fitness center, student lounge and kosher dining facility.