In order for a Sunwheel to be most useful, it is necessary for the site to be in an ACCESSIBLE OPEN AREA, far from buildings and trees, where there is an especially clear view of the eastern and western horizons.
The Campus Physical Planning Committee of the Faculty Senate VOTED UNANIMOUSLY (on Oct. 17, 1995) to approve the
construction of a Sunwheel on the South end of campus, in an empty field near the football stadium, between Stadium Drive and Rocky Hill Road.
The location was selected because of
the good views offered of the eastern and
FOR DIRECTIONS TO THE SUNWHEEL click here.
To see photographs taken at the Sunwheel site from 1997-1999, click here.
|Click to see a picure of the Sunwheel site in 1996.|
|And the work begins...|
|The site with marker stones highlighted...|