The best feature of the old Administration Building will be
preserved and elegantly housed so that generations of
students will carve its sound into their memories.
Visitors, prospective students and alumni will have a better
view of the Chime and a greater appreciation for its historical
The songs of our lives place emotional markers along our
journey. They give us reference
points that help us recall our happiest days,
best friends, first loves, and the watershed
moments that changed everything. Long after Manchester students leave this beautiful
oak-shaded campus, the Chime will play in their memories. And it will remind
them once more of who they are, where they come from and what they hold dear.