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The Thomas W. Briggs Student Center, provided through the generosity of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas W. Briggs of Memphis, augmented by gifts of parents and other friends, was dedicated May 2, 1966. It houses a bookstore, mailroom and offices.Extensive renovation of the building was completed in 1991. The Rhea Student Lounge, dedicated July 19, 1989, is a gift of Linda and S. Herbert Rhea. The James A. Matthews Lobby was dedicated April 7, 1997, in memory of the long-time friend of the College. In 2004, the mailroom and Rhea Lounge were renovated and relocated within the building.

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Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 1 to 16 of 16
PreviewIssue DateTitleAuthor(s)
students_Briggs_Java City_c2000 (31).jpg.jpg2000Students relaxing in Java City Coffee Bar around 2000-
Briggs_patio_awning_c1984_.jpg.jpg1984Awning over Briggs Center Patio-
Burks_2006_bookstore_snow_015.jpg.jpg2006Awning on the Briggs Student Center BookstoreBurks, Justin Fox
Students_chatting_outside_briggs_c1989.jpg.jpg1988Students sitting outside on the Briggs Student Center patio-
people_talking_around_table.jpg.jpg1988Students sitting on Briggs patio, date unknown-
Nicolson_1975_Lynx_lair_003.jpg.jpg1975Band playing in the Lynx Lair in Briggs Student CenterNicolson, Norman
Nicolson_1975_Lynx_lair_001.jpg.jpg1975Band playing in the Lynx Lair in Briggs Student CenterNicolson, Norman
Lynx_Lair-02.jpg.jpg22-Jun-2011Lynx Lair in Briggs Student Center around 1970-
Briggs_south_about_2000.jpg.jpg2000Briggs Student Center about 2000-
coffee_bar_2000_026.JPG.jpg2000Opening Day of the Coffee Bar in 2000-
coffee_bar_2000_012.JPG.jpg2000Opening of the Coffee Bar in Briggs Hall, 2000-
coffee_bar_2000_013.JPG.jpg2000Opening of the Coffee Bar in Briggs Student Center, 2000-
coffee_bar_2000_022.JPG.jpg2000Java City Coffee Bar Opening in Briggs Student Center, 2000-
Briggs_1984.jpg.jpg1984East side of Briggs Student Center about 1984-
Briggs_1984_(2).jpg.jpg1984East side of Briggs Student Center about 1984-
Briggs.jpg.jpg1984Briggs Student Center from the south side-
Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 1 to 16 of 16