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Brown to top off $35M renovation project

The Building for Environmental Research and Teaching

The last structural beam will be hoisted into place above the former Hunter Lab, a milestone in the $35-million renovation to create the Building for Environmental Research and Teaching.

Brown will celebrate the $35-million renovation of Hunter Laboratory as the Building for Environmental Research and Teaching at a topping-off ceremony Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at 10:30 a.m. The University will also sign a memorandum of understanding with Building Futures, a nonprofit organization that helps prepare low-income men and women in urban areas for careers in commercial construction. Mayor Angel Taveras and others will make brief remarks.