BOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE & LOUISIANA TECH UNIVERSITY TO HOLD RIBBON-CUTTING FOR NEW VETERANS RESOURCE CENTER – THURSDAY, NOV 1 

Release date: October 29, 2018

Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC) and Louisiana Tech University will open the new Veterans Resource Center during a ribbon cutting/dedication program set for 2 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1 on the fourth floor of BPCC’s Building H, 6220 E Texas Street, Bossier City, Louisiana.

The Veterans Resource Center, located in space shared between BPCC and Louisiana Tech, is the first center in north Louisiana established to serve the educational needs of our military men and women and their families.

New memorandums of understanding between the schools will also be announced during the dedication program. These memorandums are designed to continue the commitment the two institutions have for developing innovative, world-class transfer pathways focusing on the unique needs of today’s college student.

Date/Time:**

Ribbon-cutting/dedication

Thursday, Nov. 1

2 p.m.

Location:

Bossier Parish Community College

6220 E Texas St., Bossier City, Louisiana

Building H (northeast side of campus – building closest to Hwy 80)

 

Participants in program:

Louisiana Tech University

Dr. Leslie K. Guice, President

Bossier Parish Community College

Dr. Rick Bateman, Jr., Chancellor

University of Louisiana System

Dr. Jim Henderson, President

** PLEASE NOTE: Because of the number of guests anticipated, please plan to arrive 10-15 minutes ahead of the program’s beginning time.  The Veterans Resource Center is located on the fourth floor and elevator capacity may delay guests getting to the fourth floor. Stairwells are also located on both sides of the building.