October 14, 2005
Sins of the 60s
Makeovers help aging 'boomer buildings' meet the needs of a new millennium
Gordon Leversee is stumped. He is standing, arms folded across his chest, in front of the Science Center at Keene State College on a sunny afternoon, his gaze distant and his brow furrowed. He is trying to remember exactly what the center looked like before its recent renovation.
The building was just unmemorable, concludes Mr. Leversee, the college's dean of sciences. Completed in 1967, the three-story