Expansion of UT-Martin's Parson Center begins


Producer - Heather Haynes
Web Editor - Mason Stevenson

MARTIN, Tenn. - Leaders at the University of Tennessee in Martin and Governor Bill Haslam were on hand Monday to break ground for the $1 million expansion to The Parsons Center.

The building currently houses students in the nursing program.
The expansion will include classrooms, a skills laboratory and a high-fidelity computerized simulation laboratory.

The center will have openings for up to 30 students a year for the program.

Construction on the facility will begin this summer.