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The Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center

 

Steven S. Koblik

The Huntington's Board of Trustees passed a resolution June 3rd, 2014 to name the new education and visitor center after Huntington President Steven S. Koblik. They praised Koblik for serving as "the chief architect of a period of unrivaled growth" and for strengthening the institution financially. "He has dedicated himself to enabling the staff and volunteer leadership to advance an ambitious mission as a world-class collections-based research and educational institution."The Koblik Education and Visitor Center is slated to open in spring 2015

 

 


 

Board of Trustees

of

The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens

 

Date: June 3, 2014

 

Resolution to Establish the Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center 

 

WHEREAS, Steven S. Koblik became President of The Huntington in 2001 and has served as the chief architect of a period of unrivaled growth and has strengthened the institution financially in close concert with the Trustees, Overseers, and other donors,

 

WHEREAS, he has dedicated himself to enabling the staff and volunteer leadership to advance an ambitious mission as a world-class collections-based research and educational institution, 

 

WHEREAS, The Education and Visitor Center is being constructed and is projected to be completed in spring 2015, comprising a group of important structures for programmatic, education, collections storage, and visitor service functions for the institution commonly known as the “Education and Visitor Center,”

 

WHEREAS, a desire to recognize Steven S. Koblik's exceptional Huntington involvement and his contribution in conceptualizing, engendering financial support, and the ultimate realization of the Education and Visitor Center is timely and warranted;

 

RESOLVED, that the Board of Trustees concurs with this desire and hereby establishes the Steven S. Koblik Education and Visitor Center in his honor.

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The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens is a collections-based research and educational institution established in 1919 by Henry E. and Arabella Huntington. Henry Huntington, a key figure in the...

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