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Wednesday, April 24, 2013 10:04 PM

OU hits $10M goal for project

By DOUG CARDER, Herald Senior Writer

Ottawa University’s Gangwish Library and Gibson Student Center, depicted in this artist’s rendering, will be built in two phases on the OU campus, 1001 S. Cedar St., Ottawa. The $10 million project is scheduled for completion in summer 2015, OU officials said. A public groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled for 11 a.m. May 10 in front of the Mowbray Union on the campus. (Image courtesy of SFS Architecture, Kansas City, Mo.)

A Brave new vision is in sight.

Ottawa University’s new Gangwish Library and Gibson Student Center has the green light for construction following $10 million in donations, pledges and a $750,000 grant from the Mabee Foundation, university officials announced this week.

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