New construction at Samford University in Birmingham, Ala., is proving challenging for students and faculty to navigate around campus, as work continues on a new building to house the Brock School of Business. The $30 million, 73,270 sq. ft. (6,807 sq m) facility is set for completion by the fall 2015 semester.
"There's tremendous excitement among the university community," said J. Howard Finch, dean and professor of finance, Samford's Brock School of Business. "Students are thrilled, and the new building has helped enhance enrollment in the business school. Faculty and staff look forward to working and teaching in an invigorating new facility, which should enhance pride and learning effectiveness."