Time capsule unearthed at UB

A time capsule was discovered at the University of Bridgeport this morning in a cornerstone of an old dormitory. The dorm originally opened in 1972,

The dorm originally opened in 1972 but closed in the 80's and is now undergoing renovations.

The dorm originally opened in 1972 but closed in the 80's and is now undergoing renovations. (6/10/15)

BRIDGEPORT - A time capsule was discovered at the University of Bridgeport this morning in a cornerstone of an old dormitory.

The dorm originally opened in 1972, but closed in the 80s and is now undergoing renovations.

The president of UB says it's an exciting time at the university.

A course catalog from the early 70s, as well as a commencement program and campus guide were found inside the time capsule dated 1970.

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