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Diefendorf Hall Annex

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Overview

Facility
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Number
0070
Function
Academic / Research
Gross Square Feet
26,662
Construction Cost
$302,000
Completed
June, 1966
Architect
Butler Inc.

Occupants

Function

Diefendorf Annex houses the Office for University Preparatory Programs (OUPP), and the Department of Exercise & Nutrition Sciences' teaching labs. Like most of the "temporary" buildings on South Campus, it is slated for demolition after the reallocation of its occupants within the next few years.

Namesake

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Charles Haas Diefendorf (1891-1975) was a banker who was very active in civic, cultural, and philanthropic affairs in Buffalo. He was a member of the University Council for about 20 years.He was awarded the Chancellor's Medal in 1961.

Historical research and photographs provided by University Archives.