News brief: Community encouraged to avoid driving amidst winter storm


Kate Nuelle

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Students, faculty and staff were informed via email and social media on the evening of Feb. 12 that all buildings on upper campus will remain closed until 8 a.m., Feb. 17 due to inclement weather conditions. All Tuesday classes are to be conducted remotely at scheduled times; faculty and staff are recommended not to travel to campus and are instead encouraged to work remotely.

Residential buildings and Mabee Dining Hall will remain open for students living on-campus or in City Vista. Indoor and outdoor athletic facilities are closed with the exception of two basketball games hosted in Calgaard Gym on Saturday afternoon.

Trinity University Police Department and Facilities Services are working to treat sidewalks, roads, and elevated surfaces affected by ice accumulation. Students are encouraged to use caution when moving about campus, as ice and snow downfall is projected to continue through Tuesday evening.

All ProtecTU policies remain in place throughout altered operations.