Type: Public event

Groundbreaking ceremony for Joan and Sanford Weill Hall

Date & time

Nov 12, 2004, 11:00 am-12:00 pm EST


On November 12, 2004, alumni, friends and donors attended the ceremonial groundbreaking for the new home of the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Joan and Sanford Weill Hall (see photo). Construction of the $34 million building is now officially underway – and the promise of a magnificent academic facility is literally coming to life. Over 450 guests attended the groundbreaking, including Ford school alumni from as far back as the Class of 1953, current students, President and Mrs. Ford and their four children, Joan and Sanford Weill, U-M leaders, and friends of the Ford School.

View details on the Ford School site