(Fort Valley, GA) Fort Valley State University recently celebrated the opening of Bishop Hall with a ribbon cutting ceremony. Bishop Hall is the home of the Media Studies department, which has been housed in Founders Hall for the past five years. Fort Valley State University launched a campaign to renovate the building in 2013. Bishop Hall houses a state-of-the-art radio and television station that students will have access to for coursework.
Students that are a part of the TV 10 and Powerjamz 96.9 team will also be able to have their own programming on both the radio and TV stations. Students are elated about the reopening of the building, announced to fully house Media Studies classes and operations in the Fall. Many students believe that the opening of Bishop Hall will make their goals of securing a career in the media a reality.