RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. --Arkansas Tech University will host a dedication ceremony for Dr. Robert Charles Brown and Jill Lestage Brown Hall on Saturday, April 16.
The ceremony will begin at 1:30 p.m. in the first-floor lobby of Brown Hall, located at 105 West O Street on the Arkansas Tech campus in Russellville. The public is invited to attend.
Named for the 11th president of Arkansas Tech and his wife, Brown Hall is a four-story, 66,900-square foot structure designed to serve academic, student support and administrative needs of the university.
The $15.1 million facility includes classrooms and conference rooms on all four floors. There are also offices for operating areas such as admissions, registrar, student accounts, financial aid, veteran services, payroll, budget, human resources and the university’s federally-funded TRIO programs — Upward Bound and Student Support Services.