I’m traveling today so I don’t have time to say much of anything. However, I do have two pictures of GRB for you to marvel at. The first seems to have been taken around the time the building was completed, which if I recall correctly was about 1991. I recently read some of the very high flown prose that issued forth upon the opening of GRB and was interested to learn that it was envisioned as a sort of intellectual bridge (in addition to a physical one) between the Chemistry Building and the Biology Building. I suspect that notion was conceived ex post facto, but maybe not. Either way, it had never occurred to me and I think it’s clever.
And here’s the same spot this spring, roughly 24 years later: