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  • UWRF - New Falcon Center Ribbon Cutting & Open House

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    Name: UWRF - New Falcon Center Ribbon Cutting & Open House
    Date: September 21, 2017
    Time: 12:30 PM - 7:00 PM CDT
    Event Description:

    The University of Wisconsin-River Falls will officially unveil the Falcon Center for Health, Education and Wellness, the largest building project in university history, at a grand opening celebration set for Sept. 21. The new facility helps address classroom capacity, allows the campus to better integrate technology into curriculum, and expands research opportunities.

     

    The day kicks off with a 12:30 p.m. ribbon cutting ceremony, followed by a public open house from 1-7 p.m. Grand opening festivities are free and open to the public.

     

    The $63.5 million facility will serve as the new home for the university’s Health and Human Performance (HHP), Campus Recreation and Athletic departments. The 286,347-square-foot facility will feature state-of-the-art classroom and performance lab space, fitness equipment for use by students, staff, and the community, indoor facilities for intramural athletics, and new or remodeled facilities for many of the school’s athletic teams.

    Location:
    UWRF Campus
    ​Falcon Athletic Center
    1110 South Main Street
    River Falls, WI 54022
    Date/Time Information:
    Thursday, September 21, 2017
    ​12:30PM Ribbon Cutting 
    ​1 - 7PM Open House
    Fees/Admission:
    FREE and open to the public
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