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The Ladner Clock Tower is a well-established landmark of UBCs Vancouver campus, but
when first proposed in the 1960s, as with many things during that era, it was the focus of
When that clock tower is completed and the clock rings out the passing of each hour, I hope it
will remind the young students that not only does time go fast, but that the hours at our university
are very precious and the use of those hours will seriously affect the success, the happiness and
the future of their lives.
University of Texas Tower
The tower has become a symbol of Austin since its construction, almost as much of a
symbol as the State Capitol, and is the centerpiece of the University of Texas at Austin.
Monsters University (Institution)
Clock Tower: A giant clock tower that shows the current time at the University.
the University of Oklahoma
Clock Tower: Legend has it that if a student walks underneath the clock tower located on the
west side of Bizzell Memorial Library and looks up, he or she will not graduate on time in four
Michigan Technological University
The clock tower will be a defining feature on campus. Its placement has several important
At the center of campus, to symbolize the heart of campus.
On axis with the east/west campus mall, so it is visible from both ends of campus .
On axis with the new arrival and drop-off, so it is a symbol of welcoming for first-time
visitors and an important way-finding device.
Roberts Wesleyan College
Campus Master Plan and Smith Science Center Concept Study
A clock tower could be integral with a building
A clock tower could be integral with a much needed student gathering space.
A clock tower will be a campus focal point, likely terminating one or more important
Types of memorials