Oct. 23, 2007
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Baldwin City, Kan. — Baker University will break ground at 4 p.m. Friday on a new residence hall that will house 190 students. The public is invited to the ceremony.

The $6.3 million, 51,000-square-foot living and learning center will be located on Dearborn Street between Pulliam Hall and Jolliffe Hall on the north end of campus.

The three-story facility is expected to be completed by Aug. 1, 2008. In addition to housing for students, it will include two classrooms and a computer lobby.