Published: April 16, 2021


TN GOVERNOR BILL LEE ALONG WITH OTHER STATE AND LOCAL OFFICIALS GATHERED THIS MORNING ON CAMPUS OF THE NEW SOUTHERN TENNESSEE HIGHER EDUCATION CENTER FOR THE OFFICIAL GRAND OPENING. ALSO IN ATTENDANCE WERE REPRESENTATIVES FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE, MARTIN METHODIST COLLEGE, COLUMBIA STATE COMMUNITY COLLEGE, TENNESSEE TECH, THE TENNESSEE BOARD OF REGENTS AND THE HIGHER EDUCATION FOUNDATION. THE MULTIMILLION DOLLAR, 40,000 SQUARE FOOT FACILITY, LOCATED AT THE CORNER OF HIGHWAY 43 SOUTH AND US 64 BYPASS, WILL FEATURE 15 CLASSROOMS, SCIENCE LABORATORIES, A LIBRARY, COMPUTER LABS, MEETING ROOMS, A COMMUNITY ROOM, AND MUCH MORE. CLASSES ARE SET TO BEGIN THIS FALL.