Brenau Downtown Center

Signs Installed at Downtown Center

Jul 01, 2013

The 18 foot tall signs, representing Brenau University’s four portals of education which the Brenau curriculum is based, were installed Wednesday, June 26 at the Downtown Center. A bank of lights installed behind the vinyl banner signs will be illuminated, giving even more light to the Downtown Center’s entrance off the Square in downtown Gainesville. The arena […]

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Construction Begins at Downtown Center

Apr 15, 2013

Demolition is nearing an end and construction is underway on the new home of Brenau University’s expanded graduate degree programs in physical therapy and other health sciences, the Brenau Downtown Center. The project is estimated to wrap up around six months from now. Crews from Carroll Daniel Construction and local sub-contractors started demo work on the […]

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President Receives Top Rotary Vocational Award; Brenau’s ‘Most Significant’ Development Cited

Feb 14, 2013

The Rotary Club of Gainesville, Ga., and the northeast Georgia district of the international organization on Feb. 11 presented Brenau President Ed Schrader with its W. Lee Arrendale Vocational Excellence Award for his role in spearheading the growth in career-oriented academic programs at the university. The Schrader record during his eight years as Brenau president […]

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Brenau University Moves into ‘Downtown Center’

Dec 17, 2012

Launching a new era in both its academic progress and its 135-year-old relationship with its hometown, Brenau University has officially moved into to its newest location in Gainesville. The city-owned Georgia Mountains Center now becomes Brenau Downtown Center, which will be the home of expanded graduate degree programs in physical therapy and other health sciences. […]

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Georgia Mountains Center is Now ‘Brenau Downtown Center’

Dec 14, 2012

An informal Brenau Downtown Center “Move-in Ceremony” will be held at 301 Main Street SW, Gainesville, Ga., on Monday, Dec. 17, at 10 a.m. to usher in the university’s newest expansion. The ceremony is the first step of the $6.5 million program that involves renovation of the facility to house the university’s planned graduate programs […]

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Brenau Kicks off $6.5 Million Health Care Expansion in Gainesville

Nov 30, 2012

Brenau University will take possession of the city-owned Georgia Mountains Center Dec. 15 as part of a long-term lease agreement with the Gainesville Redevelopment Authority that will pave the way for a $6.5 million expansion of the university’s health care professions graduate programs. Brenau President Ed Schrader said that Brenau’s occupancy of the building means […]

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Brenau leases Georgia Mountains Center for proposed graduate health professional programs

Feb 24, 2012

Brenau University and the Gainesville Redevelopment Authority today executed a 10-year lease for the city-owned Georgia Mountains Center as a site for Brenau’s proposed expansion of its professional health care graduate programs. The lease, signed on behalf of the university by President Ed L. Schrader and Brenau Trustee James A. “Jim” Walters, is renewable each […]

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Brenau proposes leasing Georgia Mountains Center for graduate programs expansion

Sep 02, 2011

Originally published on 9/01/11 Brenau University on Sept. 1 asked the Gainesville City Council for the opportunity to evaluate a long-term arrangement for the university to lease the Georgia Mountains Center as part of its expansion plans. With the council’s approval of a memorandum of understanding between the city and Brenau, the university will in […]

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Brenau proposes leasing Mountains Center for graduate programs expansion

Sep 01, 2011

Brenau University today asked the Gainesville City Council for the opportunity to evaluate a long-term arrangement for the university to lease the Georgia Mountains Center as part of its expansion plans. With the council’s approval of a memorandum of understanding between the city and Brenau, the university will in its planning consider the Mountains Center […]

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