The new facility will house teaching and laboratory space for five departments within the College of Arts & Sciences.
Due to Construction in R1 and anticipated weather conditions, the venue has changed.
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WHAT: Texas Tech University's Office of the President will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the Academic Sciences Building.
WHEN: 3 p.m. Wednesday (Dec. 15)
WHERE: Don-Kay-Clay Cash Chemistry Foyer, Chemistry Building. Parking is available in Lot R8, Science Quad.
EVENT: The ceremony will commence with opening remarks from Texas Tech President Lawrence Schovanec, followed by remarks from Texas Rep. Dustin Burrows; Noel Sloan, chief financial officer and senior vice president for Texas Tech Administration & Finance; and Billy Breedlove, vice chancellor for Facilities Planning & Construction for the Texas Tech University System.
Designed in the style of the Spanish Renaissance, the three-story, 125,000-square-foot Academic Sciences Building will house teaching and laboratory space for the Departments of Geosciences, Chemistry & Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Physics & Astronomy and Psychological Sciences. Construction is expected to continue through December 2023.