IU’s Assembly Hall to be rededicated as The Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall

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BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (WTHR) – Indiana University’s Assembly Hall will be rededicated Friday as The Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall.

Local philanthropist Cindy Simon Skjodt donated $40 million to give the basketball arena a major facelift.

Skjodt told Eyewitness News Thursday that she knows it’s something her father would be proud of.

She saod her favorite parts of the new Assembly Hall are the new seats and the nicer bathrooms.

The update also features a new and bigger scoreboard and a lounge area.

The dedication is set for 2 p.m. today in Bloomington.

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