UT Tyler UC Addition Dedication
March 6, 2009
(From left) Miles Koon, with Nouveau Construction and Tech Services; Kerrie Ambort, UT Tyler Student Government Association president; UT Tyler President Rodney Mabry; Dr. Howard Patterson, UT Tyler vice president for student affairs; Michael O'Donnell, UT System associate vice chancellor for facilities, planning and construction; and Gregg Lassen, UT Tyler vice president for business affairs.
University officials, faculty, staff and students gathered for the UT Tyler University Center addition dedication ceremony and ribbon cutting held March 5 in the new UC Ballroom.
President Rodney Mabry, along with Joel Baker, Smith County judge; Michael O’Donnell, UT System associate vice chancellor for facilities, planning and construction; Dr. Howard Patterson, vice president for students affairs; and Kerrie Ambort, UT Tyler Student Government Association president, spoke at the event. Tours of the new facility followed the ceremony.
Renovation on the current UC continues. The target completion date for the renovation project is
Built in 1976, the UC is a place for students to meet, study, dine and attend campus events.