McConnell Brothers Transfer and Storage movers Vincent Barnes, left, and Christopher Wallace, right, help MSU English professor Matthew Little move English department items into Lee Hallâ€™s newly renovated offices. (Photo by Steven Nalley, SDN)
In 2010, the Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL) Board of Trustees had Mississippi State Universityâ€™s Lee Hall on its list of the top five buildings on eight IHL campuses most in â€śdesperate needâ€ť of immediate attention.
Lee Hall dates back to 1909, and Kyle Steward, MSUâ€™s executive director of external affairs, said a century of use had left it in need of new heating and air conditioning, sprinkler systems, waterproofing, drainage improvement and more. The result was a $21 million renovation project spread over two years.
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