FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 27, 2007
Ribbon-Cutting Event for High-Tech Hasley Hall
Subject: Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Time: 11 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007
Place: College of the Canyons, Room 101 (Cinema Room), Hasley Hall
Contact: Eric Harnish, (661) 362-3400; John McElwain, (661) 362-3494
Event: A ribbon-cutting ceremony for the 49,505-square-foot, $17.5 million Hasley Hall -- a high-technology classroom building. The building has been funded by Measure C bonds, approved by voters in November 2001 and from a statewide bond measure. With its completion, it becomes the largest building (square footage) on the College of the Canyons campus.
Hasley Hall houses the business, cinema, computer information technology, computer science, communications studies, economics and journalism programs. It also includes offices and other support spaces required for these programs.
Speaking at the event will be Ernie Tichenor, vice president of the college's Board of Trustees; Dr. Nancy Smith, vice president of academic affairs; Congressman Howard P. "Buck" McKeon and Dr. Dianne Van Hook, superintendent-president.
Classroom and laboratory visits are scheduled for visitors immediately following the formal ribbon-cutting ceremony.