Groundbreaking ceremony held for new Gehl-Mulva Science Center at St. Norbert College
Center will house MCW’s Community Medical Education Program in Green Bay
May 14, 2013 College News - A groundbreaking ceremony for a new state-of-the-art science center at St. Norbert College was held on Friday, May 10, at 1:30 p.m. at the site of the new facility, on the north side of the St. Norbert campus. John R. Raymond, Sr., MD, MCW President and CEO, and Joseph E. Kerschner, MD, Dean of the Medical School and Executive Vice President, participated in the ceremony.
The 150,000-square-foot facility will include a complete renovation of the 50 year-old science building and a 57,800 sq. ft. addition. It will feature 36 laboratories for research and teaching; small-group workrooms and informal collaborative spaces; a solar voltaic panel and other green technologies; a state-of-the-art greenhouse; a science gallery; and displays honoring the scientific contributions of Norbertines including noted biologist the Rev. Anselm Keefe, O.Praem.
The Gehl-Mulva Science Center will house the Medical College of Wisconsin's (MCW) Community Medical Education Program in Green Bay. MCW will have classrooms, offices and some learning laboratories in the new building and will also occupy 6,600 sq. ft. of dedicated space connected to the main building. The community medical education program will admit its first 15 students in July 2015.
Follow construction activities of the Gehl-Mulva Science Center (webcam)