Northern Arizona University officially opened the new 272,000-square-foot Health and Learning Center with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Aug. 29.

NAU President John Haeger thanked students for their commitment to funding the multipurpose structure that houses Campus Health Services, academic space and an expanded recreation facility.

Arizona Board of Regents members Ernest Calderón and Robert McClendon were in attendance, along with ASNAU President Blaise Caudill and Flagstaff Mayor Sara Presler.

Photos of the center and grand opening are online.