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Photo description: From left: Dr. Bernard Bull, Concordia University, Nebraska president; Dr. Kurt Von Kampen, chairman of the Concordia Music Department; and Jonathan Jank, president and CEO of the Seward County Chamber & Development Partnership, prepare for the ribbon-cutting officially opening the Borland Center for Music and Theatre on Saturday, Sept. 23.

Photo credit: Tobin Beck


Concordia on Saturday dedicated the $17.5 million Borland Center for Music and Theater, bringing to an end a long construction process delayed by weather and shortages of workers and supplies. The new construction, attached to half of the old Music Building, has state-of-the-art acoustics and technology, along with lots of natural light. About 200 gathered for the dedication, with speakers including Jonathan Jank, CEO at the Seward County Chamber & Development Partnership.

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