Charles McC. Mathias Laboratory Atrium

Mathias Atrium table and chairs area, with 7 tables with 4 red chairs each. There is a large asymmetrically shaped light fixture hanging from the ceiling above. The light fixture is silver-colored, and the bottom is yellow-colored from the glow of the light.Behind this seating area is a staircase and several glass doors leading to other offices or outside the building. You can see the second floor overlooking the atrium, enclosed by a silver wired railing.

The Mathias Atrium is a multi-use space that can accommodate up to 200 people for a reception and up to 100 people for a seated dinner. The atrium can accommodate up to 175 people in a theatre-style setup. It is equipped with an LCD projector and a 12x16 screen, with a computer podium and cable to connect a laptop. The atrium is near multiple restrooms.

The Mathias Atrium is only available during the evenings and on Saturdays. A 2-hour minimum rental time is required.

You may rent the atrium for special events, with prior approval from SERC Director Anson "Tuck" Hines.

Mathias Atrium reception layout
Mathias Atrium - Reception setup
Mathias Atrium
Mathias Atrium (Photo: Christine Buckley/SERC)
Mathias Atrium theatre layout
Mathias Atrium - Theatre-style setup

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