One of the most unique aspects of the current UCLA Faculty Center and Gardens is the Indoor/Outdoor nature of the facility. The building and grounds serve as a testament to the lifestyle of Southern California; that is perennial spring and the sublime joy of being surrounded by nature while meeting, working or studying. This sense of peace, piece of mind and tranquility would be completely lost in a monolithic "modern" conference center and hotel.
Please peruse the following pages to see what we mean. Hopefully it will inspire you to save this island treasure in the ever growing concrete jungle around campus and the neighborhood in general.