Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Science Building

Friday, May 31, 2019

UNC Charlotte broke ground for a new science building that will reshape the way sciences are taught at UNC Charlotte. Set to be opened in 2021, the 130,000 square foot bulding will host both classrooms and laboratories. The building has been designed for interdisciplinary research and collaboration.

“This one-stop-shop for our chemistry, biology and physics programs is an indisputable necessity,” says Chancellor Philip L. Dubois. “Skyrocketing regional employer demand for science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) professionals - compounded by enrollment that has nearly tripled since the 1984 opening of our existing science facility - requires a state-of-the-art solution, which this new building provides.”

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