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Encyclopedia > Barton Hall
Barton Hall
Facility statistics
Location Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
Broke ground 1914
Opened 1915
Owner Cornell University
Operator Cornell University
Surface Recaflex track surface
Former names
New York State Armory and Drill Hall (to 1940)
Tenants
Cornell University Big Red (indoor track & field)
Seating capacity
4,800

Barton Hall is an on-campus field house on the campus of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. It is the site of the school's indoor track facilities. It was built in 1914 and 1915 as an indoor athletic venue and field house.[citation needed] It was named for Col. Frank A. Barton, Class of 1891, the first ROTC commandant at Cornell.[citation needed] It has been used at various times as the home of the basketball and volleyball teams. It served the ROTC as an armory during World War II.[citation needed] After the opening of Newman Arena, the building was remodeled into a premier indoor track facility. It is also the largest indoor track facility in North America and for a time, it was the largest unpillared room in existence.[citation needed] This is about the university. ... The City of Ithaca (named for the Greek island of Ithaca in Homers Odyssey) sits on the southern shore of Cayuga Lake, in Central New York State. ... The Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is a training program of the United States armed forces present on college campuses to recruit and educate commissioned officers. ... Newman Arena is a 4,473-seat multi-purpose arena at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. ...


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    Cornell University

    Academics This is about the university. ... This is about the university. ...

    Undergraduate Colleges and Schools
    Agriculture and Life SciencesArchitecture, Art, and PlanningArts and SciencesEngineeringHotel AdministrationHuman EcologyIndustrial and Labor Relations The College of Architecture, Art and Planning at Cornell University was established in 1871 as the School of Architecture, offering the first four-year course of study in architecture in the United States. ... College of Arts & Sciences logo Cornell Universitys College of Arts and Sciences (A&S or CAS) has been part of the university since its founding, although its name has changed over time. ... College of Engineering logo Cornell Universitys College of Engineering was founded in 1870 as the Sibley College of Mechanical Engineering and Mechanic Arts. ... The Cornell University School of Hotel Administration, one of the endowed colleges of Cornell University, is a world-renowned school for hospitality management founded in 1922. ...


    Graduate/Professional Colleges and Schools
    GraduateLawBusinessMedical:NYCMedical:QatarMedical SciencesVeterinary The Graduate School is a graduate school at Cornell University; it confers most professional and research masters degree and doctoral degrees in various fields of study for the university. ... Cornell Law School, located in Ithaca, New York, is a graduate school of Cornell University. ... The S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management (JGSM) is the business school of Cornell University. ... This page is a candidate for speedy deletion. ... This is about the university. ... Weill Medical Center The Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences (WGSMS) is a graduate college of Cornell University that was founded in 1952 as an academic partnership between two major medical institutions in New York City: the Weill Cornell Medical College and the Sloan-Kettering Institute. ...

    Athletics The Cornell Big Red is the name of the sports teams, and other competitive teams, at Cornell University. ...

    Ivy LeagueBarton HallLynah RinkSchoellkopf FieldHoy FieldNewman ArenaGive My Regards to Davy The Ivy League is an athletic conference comprising eight private institutions of higher education located in the northeastern United States. ... Lynah Rink is a 3,836-seat hockey arena at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, that opened in 1957. ... Cornellians cheer on the Big Red in 1919 Schoellkopf Field is a 25,597-capacity stadium at Cornell University that opened in 1915 and is used for the Big Red football, lacrosse and field hockey teams. ... David F. Hoy Field, usually referred to simply as Hoy Field, is a baseball field at Cornell University where the Big Reds baseball team plays. ... Newman Arena is a 4,473-seat multi-purpose arena at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. ... Give My Regards to Davy is frequently sung at Cornell hockey games. ...

    Campus This is about the university. ...

    West CampusNorth CampusSage HallLibrariesArt MuseumTheory CenterSynchrotronPressPlantationsArboretumOrnithology LabDairy BarArecibo Observatory West Campus is a residential section of Cornell Universitys Ithaca, New York campus. ... North Campus is a residential section of Cornell Universitys Ithaca, New York campus. ... Sage Residential College, Sage College for Women, Sage College, or just Sage was the first womens residential college at Cornell University. ... The Cornell University Library, the library system of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, which is composed of 20 individual libraries, is one of the largest research libraries in the United States. ... The Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art is located near the Cornell University Arts quad in Ithaca, New York. ... Located at Cornell University, the Cornell Theory Center (CTC) is one of four supercomputing centers funded by the US National Science Foundation. ... The Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source (CHESS) is a high-intensity high-energy X-ray lightsource supported by the National Science Foundation and located in Wilson Lab on the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, NY. The lab provides synchrotron radiation facilities for multidiciplinary scientific research, with a particular focus on... This is about the university. ... The Cornell Plantations (200 acres) are botanical gardens, including the F.R. Newman Arboretum, located adjacent to the Cornell University campus, Ithaca, New York. ... F.R. Newman Arboretum (150 acres) is an arboretum within the Cornell Plantations, which are botanical gardens located adjacent to the Cornell University campus in Ithaca, New York. ... The Cornell Lab of Ornithology is a laboratory dedicated to research in the field of ornithology at Cornell University. ... The Cornell Dairy is about a 25 minute drive from campus and is home to over 900 milk producing cows. ... The Arecibo Observatory is located in Arecibo, Puerto Rico on the north coast of the island. ...

    Cornelliana Cornelliana is a broad term that can refer to anything related to Cornell Universitys unique traditions, legends, and lore. ...

    University HistoryCornelliansSlope DayDragon DayChimesFar Above Cayuga's Waters Statue of A.D. White on the Arts Quadrangle The history of Cornell University begins with the convergence of its two founders in the New York State Senate in January 1864. ... // Alumni Nobel laureates Physics Peace Literature Economics Physiology or Medicine Government / Law / Public Policy Heads of State Jamshid Amuzegar (1945, Ph. ... A view of Libe Slope during Slope Day Slope Day is an annual day of celebration held at Cornell University during the last day of regular undergraduate classes. ... Dragon Day is an annual event at Cornell similar to Mardi Gras that occurs, traditionally, on the Thursday before St Patricks Day. ... The Cornell Chimes have been located at the central campus of Cornell University, marking the hours and chiming concerts, since the original set of nine bells first rang at the University’s opening ceremonies October 7, 1868. ... View of Cayuga Lake. ...

    Student Life This is about the university. ...

    Cornell Daily SunCornell ReviewCornell AmericanTurn LeftGlee ClubCayuga's WaitersChordialsClass NotesHangoversSherwoodsWVBR The Cornell Daily Sun is an independent daily newspaper published in Ithaca, New York by students at Cornell University. ... The Cornell Review is a conservative newspaper published by students of Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. ... The Cornell American is an often-controversial independent student-run conservative monthly opinion newspaper at Cornell University, originally founded in 1992. ... Turn Left (sometimes refered to as TL) is an independent student-run newspaper at Cornell University. ... The Cornell University Glee Club (CUGC) is the oldest student organization at Cornell University, having been organized shortly after the first students arrived on campus in 1868. ... Cayugas Waiters is the oldest all-male a cappella group at Cornell University. ... The Chordials is a co-ed a cappella group at Cornell University which performs a mix of rock, soul, R&B, and pop music. ... The Class Notes (often referred to on campus as simply The Notes), founded in 1983, are Cornell Universitys oldest active co-ed a cappella group. ... Founded in 1968, the Hangovers are the subset of the Cornell University Glee Club, the oldest student organization at Cornell University. ... Originally an a cappella subset of the Cornell University Glee Club, the Sherwoods were formed as a response to the disassociation of Cayugas Waiters. ... WVBR is a radio station that broadcasts to Ithaca, New York, and surrounding areas. ...


     
     

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