Texas Tech University

Texas Tech to Host Ribbon Cutting for Experimental Sciences Building II

Glenys Young

September 30, 2019

The new facility will help in the development and expansion of research capabilities.


WHAT: The Texas Tech University Office of the President will host a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Experimental Sciences Building II (ESB II).

WHEN: 4 p.m. Thursday (Oct. 3)

WHERE: 1070 Canton Ave. Parking is available in the R-02 and R-04 lots south of the Linda and Terry Fuller Track and north of the Experimental Sciences Building I.

EVENT: The goal of ESB II is to increase Texas Tech's research capacity by:
• Developing and expanding research areas that align with the university's existing strengths and address areas of national importance,
• Increasing the number of faculty with common interests within each research area who can collaborate on large-scale projects, and
• Expanding research infrastructure to support thematic research areas.

ESB II contains collaborative research laboratories and expanded state-of-the-art small-animal research facilities. Research interests in ESB II will represent the College of Agricultural Sciences & Natural Resources, the College of Arts & Sciences, the Edward E. Whitacre Jr. College of Engineering and the College of Human Sciences.

MORE: To RSVP or request more information, contact the Office of the President at presidents.events@ttu.edu or (806) 742-2121.