Anticipation high as Health & Wellness Center nears completion

The exterior of Muskingum University's Henry D. Bullock Health and Wellness Complex, which is set to open in August. The stadium will be able to sit up to 2,000 on the new bleachers.

NEW CONCORD — Building connections between pupils, the neighborhood and the location have been driving forces in building the three-story Henry D. Bullock Well being and Wellness Elaborate on the campus of Muskingum College.

The $38 million, 119,000-sq.-foot facility is nearing completion with a grand opening planned for September, reported Muskingum President Sue Hasseler.

Muskingum been given $21.5 million in philanthropic presents for the facility, which is named in honor of Bullock, a 1977 alum, in recognition of his lifelong services and generosity to the university.

Bullock is the guide donor for the elaborate. Other presents, like the $1.25 million from the J.W. and M.H. Straker Charitable Foundation, stem from the aid of community associates, alumni and buddies.

Donors will be regarded in the advanced and on the web when the constructing opens.