24 June 2019
First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has officially opened the University of West of Scotland’s Lanarkshire campus.
She toured the new £110-million facility and met students and staff who are benefitting from the facilities.
Students and staff gave her a tour of the new campus including the sports labs, and nursing and midwifery facilities👇 pic.twitter.com/O2TO1swZV1
— First Minister (@ScotGovFM) June 24, 2019
With top-class teaching spaces and state-of-the-art labs hosted in buildings that are entirely powered by renewables the new UWS Lanarkshire Campus is a fantastic addition to Scotland’s higher education sector.
By focusing on providing practical and immersive training, the UWS Lanarkshire Campus is helping students to get the real-life experience and confidence they need to enter into the workforce.”
Unveiling the ceremonial plaque and officially opening @uwslanarkshire, the First Minister @NicolaSturgeon speaks about the outstanding learning environment in @UniWestScotland @PrincipalUWS @GriochCons @JohnSwinney pic.twitter.com/Ib8k5UEzzy
— Professor Ian Welsh OBE (@IanMWelsh) June 24, 2019