University News
For Immediate Release: 
Feb 12 2008

CONTACT: Sharon Manzo, Assistant to the President
1-304-384-5224, president@concord.edu
www.concord.edu

NOTE TO THE MEDIA: The media are invited to join Dr. Stephen Rowe, interim vice president and academic dean, as he serves as host for a special tour of the facility for Congressman Rahall at 10 a.m. The media are also invited to attend a special luncheon directly after the ceremony at noon in the Student Center Ballroom.

Please e-mail your intentions to Sharon Manzo.

CU to Host Dedication Ceremony for Rahall Technology Center on Tuesday, February 19

Athens, W.Va. – Concord University will be hosting a tour and dedication ceremony to recognize those who have made the Nick Rahall Technology Center a reality, and the public is invited to attend.

Those speaking include the following: U.S. Congressman Mr. Nick Rahall; Mr. Norman L. Kirkham, executive director for the Connected Technologies Corridor; Mr. Ron Basini, director for the Concord University Business Incubator and the Entrepreneurial Studies Program, Dr. Jerry Beasley, president, Concord University; Dr. Kendra Boggess, Professor of Business, Chair, Division of Business, Concord University; Mr. Michael Curry, vice president for admissions and financial aid, Concord University; and Ms. Mika Pierson, a student representative on the Business Advisory Committee from Maysel, W.Va.

The ceremony will be Tuesday, February 19 in the lobby of the Rahall Technology Center, and tours will begin at 10 a.m. The dedication ceremony will begin at 11 a.m.

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CONCORD UNIVERSITY NOTES: Persons with disabilities should contact Nancy Ellison, 1-304-384-6086 or 1-800-344-6679, extension 6086 if special assistance or help is required for access to an event scheduled by the University on campus.

PO BOX 1000, VERMILLION ST., ATHENS, WV 24712.