Ben Johnson III (third from left), chair of the
Board of Trustees, joined the family of Roberto Goizueta—his widow,
Olga (far right), and their children, Javier and Olga—for the ribbon
cutting that dedicated the new, $33.4 million Goizueta Foundation Center
for Research and Doctoral Education, Wednesday,
Sept. 28. The center, which is connected to the main business building
by a footbridge, will house Goizueta’s 3-year-old doctoral program,
Executive MBA and Modular Executive MBA programs, faculty offices and
other amenities. Chief among those is a fifth-floor balcony with a sparkling
PHOTO CREDIT: KAY HINTON
Grand campus debut for new
The location of the main
underneath the bridge between the Goizueta Business School building
and its new addition—was as symbolic as it was convenient.
That bridge not only shaded the stage on a hot day but it also connects the Goizueta Business School’s past and present (the 1997 main building) with its future: the brand-new, five-story Goizueta Foundation Center for Research and Doctoral Education, which was dedicated Wednesday, Sept. 28.
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