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Construction for Robertson Hall, a 55,000 square foot science facility began in 2015 and is scheduled to open in 2017. The building was made possible by a generous gift from College Trustee Dr. Charles William Robertson, Jr., Class of 1965, who has given the funding for the building in honor of his parents Charles Sr. and Lola Ellis Robertson, Charles Sr. was a member of the first class graduating in Memphis in 1929 and Lola graduated in 1936. Dr. Rhodes was a physics major and in 2005 provided for the Jack H. Taylor Fellowship in Physics.Grateful for his untiring support, in 2008 the college awarded him the Distinguished Service Medal.

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PreviewIssue DateTitleAuthor(s)
robertson_patricia_2008.jpg.jpg2008Patricia Orris Robertson-
Robertson_hall_construction_031416_647.jpg.jpg2016-03-14Robertson Hall constructionAerial innovations of Tennessee
Robertson_hall_construction_031416_643.jpg.jpg2016-03-14Robertson Hall construction-
Robertson_hall_construction_031416_640.jpg.jpg2016-03-14Robertson Hall constructionAerial innovations of Tennessee
Robertson_hall_construction_031416_636.jpg.jpg2016-03-14Robertson Hall aerial viewAerial innovations of Tennessee
Collection's Items (Sorted by Submit Date in Descending order): 1 to 5 of 5