George B. Dantzig Auditorium Newly Opened

The George B. Dantzig Auditorium, located in 1174 Etcheverry Hall, officially opened its doors on Tuesday, thanks to generous donations from alumni and friends to the Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research (IEOR).

The new classroom is named after the George B. Dantzig, who was known as the “father of linear programming” and was a professor in the IEOR department from 1960 to 1966.

To learn more about George Dantzig and linear programming, be sure to check out Variations on a theme by George B. Dantzig: Revisiting the principles of the Simplex method seminar led by Jesus De Loera on April 29th from 3:30pm to 4:30pm in the 1174 Etcheverry Hall (George B. Dantzig Auditorium).