Biosciences building groundbreaking ceremony scheduled for Sept. 17

The Biosciences Building will celebrate its first day of construction with a groundbreaking ceremony at 10:30 a.m. on Sept. 17.

The ceremony will take place near the building construction site behind the Engineering and Technology Building.Students and faculty are invited to the occasion. Members of the Central Michigan University Board of Trustees, President George Ross, and Dean of the College of Science and Technology Ian Davison will be in attendance. 

The four-story, 169,000 square-foot Biosciences Building is intended to provide students and faculty greater opportunities for hands-on research and attract leading researchers to the university. The $95 million construction project is scheduled for completion in September 2016.

The building will provide classrooms and state-of-the-art laboratories for approximately 40 research-active faculty, their students and support staff.

Parking will be available in Lot 33.


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