Construction on Fresno State's new student union progressing

The Resnick Student Union is expected to be completed and open by the fall of 2022.
FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- Fresno State students will soon have a new building to meet, study and relax between classes.

Significant progress has been made on the Lynda and Stewart Resnick Student Union.

Staff, students and construction workers celebrated a major milestone as campus community members put their signatures on the very last beam at the construction site.

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The beam was then raised into the building's highest position on Friday morning.

The ceremony commemorates the progress of the structure as it begins to take shape.

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The Resnick Student Union is expected to be completed and open by the fall of 2022.

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