Texas Southern University Library Learning Center Groundbreaking

February 20, 2018 CST Press Release:

Texas Southern University officials commemorated construction of its new Library Learning Center today in a special groundbreaking ceremony. TSU President Austin A. Lane, TSU’s Board of Regents, elected officials and representatives from Con-Real Construction, Turner Construction and Moody-Nolan Architecture were in attendance.

The library will be located adjacent to the Barbara Jordan–Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs and the Thurgood Marshall School of Law. Construction of the $43 million building has a distinctive design and is slated to open in Fall 2019.The University’s distance and online education divisions, administrative offices, support services and a board room will be housed in the new center. The library will provide an array of resources for upper-level, graduate and professional researchers. TSU freshmen will receive a range of dedicated academic services to bolster their first-year curriculum. Library patrons will have high-tech access to materials and more efficient methods for data collection.

Check out video below of the ceremony including speeches by our Director of Public and Client Relations, Gina Alley, and our President of Program Management Division, Phillip Eubanks.