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Saint Martin's opens new engineering facility

Saint Martin's University in Lacey dedicated the new Panowicz Foundry for Innovation and the E.L Wiegand Laboratories on Monday, Sept. 12. The $2.7 million facility was privately funded, and part of a multi-year capital initiative for the engineering programs.

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Saint Martin’s opens $2.7 million foundry and lab building

Saint Martin’s University’s new 17,363-square-foot foundry and lab building, known as the Panowicz Foundry for Innovation and the E.L. Wiegand Laboratories, was blessed and dedicated Monday (Sept. 12) during a ceremony for university officials, donors and community members at the Catholic university in Lacey.

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New Peter G. Schmidt school opens this week in Tumwater

The new Peter G. Schmidt Elementary School in Tumwater was built with state-of-the-art classroom technology such as interactive whiteboards and energy-efficient lighting systems that will save money, and security features that allow for the entire building to go into a full lockdown at the push of a button.

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New elementary school opens in Tumwater

Watch as construction wraps up and teachers begin to move into the brand new Peter G. Schmidt Elementary School in Tumwater. Officials say crews are on track to have the building ready for the first day of school, which is Wednesday, Sept. 7.

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Move-in day Milestone: UWT students at Court 17 Apartments

University of Washington Tacoma students at Court 17 Apartments will be the first to live in a building fully owned by the UWT.
Dean J. Koepfler dkoepfler@thenewstribune.com
Move-in day Milestone: UWT students at Court 17 Apartments 2:18

Move-in day Milestone: UWT students at Court 17 Apartments

Capital High's Carol McKay named state Teacher of the Year finalist 1:37

Capital High's Carol McKay named state Teacher of the Year finalist

Saint Martin's opens new engineering facility 1:05

Saint Martin's opens new engineering facility

New elementary school opens in Tumwater 1:32

New elementary school opens in Tumwater