So much more
than a floor.
|Room Types||Single, Double|
|Average Ceiling Height||Between 8’2″ and 8’8″, with a downward slant toward the exterior wall.|
|Average Window Size||Small: 22.5″ x 52″, Large: 45.5″ x 52″, X-Large: 70″ x 52″|
|Furnishings||Lofted bed; desk with bookshelf and desk chair; wardrobe with drawers; waste basket; recycle bin; mirror; towel bar; blinds.|
|More Details||Lorch-Russell has a den that has tables and chairs for studying, playing game or a quiet place to stretch out and relax. The community bathroom has individual shower stalls with a changing area. A water bottle refill station promotes the Department of Residence’s green initiatives.|
Named for Fred Lorch (1893-1967) and Mable Russell (1881-1953).
Considered the best authority on some aspects of Mark Twain’s career, Fred Lorch was promoted through the faculty ranks and was Professor and Head of the Department of English and Speech from 1942 to 1959. He also served as adviser to foreign students for many years.
Mable Russell was appointed to the staff of domestic art (now applied art) in 1916 and became an associate professor in 1946.