LETU offers glimpse inside student center
Longview — From a lounge downstairs for social interaction to a prayer room upstairs for quiet reflection, LeTourneau University officials say they believe a new student center poised to open in the spring will be a home-away-from-home for the majority of the campus’ students.
“This is a family room, a commons area,” university President Dale Lunsford said as he looked into an open, carpeted area bordered by floor to ceiling glass windows.
The university broke ground more than a year ago on the Anna Lee and Sidney Allen Family Student Center, a $14 million, 60,000-square-foot facility that will serve as a new crossroads for the campus. The new center is poised to open in March to students with a formal grand opening and dedication slated for April.
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