WHAT: Presentation and wall signing celebrating College Station, PSU's newest student resident hall, now under construction.
WHEN: 3 p.m. Wednesday, March 30
WHERE: The corner of SW 5th Ave. and Jackson St.
Construction is well under way for PSU's newest residence hall: a $66 million project that will employ 100 construction workers. Wednesday's event will celebrate this work in progress. The 16-story building is scheduled to open Fall term 2012. It will house 978 students, and will include apartments, a fitness center, classrooms, lecture hall and retail space. It will employ 20 PSU staff after it opens. The building will have a 24,156-square-foot Eco Roof. The University is aiming for a LEED Gold certification.
Below: Architectural rendering of the completed College Station