The College’s main classroom and faculty office building, the Swanson Academic Center provides 28 classrooms, 61 faculty offices and an 80-seat lecture hall. It also houses the Provost’s Office, the Information Technology Office and various computer centers and laboratories.
Academic departments housed within the SAC include Business Administration, Communication, Computer Science, Economics, Education, English, History, Mathematics, Modern Languages, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies, and Sociology and Anthropology.
The Herrick Foundation Computer Center housed in the SAC provides students and faculty with Macintosh and IBM PC compatible pentium systems.
The Charles J. Strosacker Collaborative Teaching and Learning Center is a state-of-the-art laboratory stocked with high-end Macintosh and PC workstations for digital imaging, video and multimedia, a large format color printer, and several scanners able to scan photographs, film and slides.
Opened in 1974, the Swanson Academic Center is named in honor of President Emeritus Robert D. Swanson and his first wife, Roberta B.