Facilities

GREAT ROOM

The Great Room is divided into two sections: a front foyer holding three computer kiosks and a number of tables and chairs. The second section is a much larger space containing comfortable furniture, along with standard tables and chairs. This space is complete with the accessible technologies of TV/VCR/DVD/microphone and a drop screen along with a projector that is accessible to laptops and BU Cable. The Great Room can be reserved by student organizations and departments.

Capacity:

75 (seated auditorium-style)
125 (standing)

Features:

TV/VCR/DVD
Projector and 111″ screen

Interactive Panorama

DEAN GEORGE MAKECHNIE ROOM

The Howard Thurman Center Makechnie Room is a well-lit glass-encased area with an accommodating work space. The Makechnie Room provides a place for meetings and activities complete with a large meeting table and chairs for 12–15 people. It also includes a dry erase board and markers. This space can be reserved by student organizations and departments.

Capacity:

12–15

Features:

Large meeting table and chairs
Dry erase board

MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR., ROOM

The Howard Thurman Center has dedicated a space in memory of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. It is a cozy, serene library-style room, surrounded by cherry wood cabinets and bookshelves. The walls feature pictures and posters in remembrance of Dr. King. The bookcase holds literature of and concerning Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., as well as novels and books about all cultures. A large TV with cable and VCR/DVD is also available for use.

Capacity:

6–8 at table
12–15 meeting space

Features:

38″ Flatscreen TV
VCR/DVD