Progress Is Painful

Progress starts with noise and farewells

Progress starts with noise and farewells

290°  Long standing organizations have icons that remind people of the continuity of the entity. Such was the Getchell Library at the University of Nevada. Most people who attended the university in the past several decades will note time spent inside the library to study and research.

Getchell was closed several years ago when the new ‘Knowledge Center’ was built, but it remained as an icon until about a month ago. Now it is a construction site in the middle of the campus and it will serve as the definition of who attended UNR when libraries were actually relevant.

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