Burkhardt Building houses the Departments of History, Anthropology, and Women's and Gender Studies. The building is one of the oldest on campus
and was originally known as Science Hall.
Namesake:Richard W. Burkhardt, a Ball State administrator who served as acting president of the university from 1978-79. He was later named provost and vice president for academic affairs and then distinguished university professor and professor of history.
Year completed: 1924; renovated in 1985
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