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August 26, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

UDC Closing Saturday, 8/27 at noon due to Hurricane

 

All activities of the University of the District of Columbia will be canceled beginning at noon tomorrow (8/27) in anticipation of the effects of Hurricane Irene.  All facilities of the university will close at noon.  Please monitor weather reports and your local news for additional information.  Watch www.udc.edu for any further information impacting the university community.

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Have a safe weekend!


As the only urban land-grant institution in the United States, the University of the District of Columbia (www.udc.edu) supports a broad mission of education, research and community service across all member colleges and schools, which include the Community College, College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences, College Arts and Sciences, School of Business and Public Administration, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and David A. Clarke School of Law.

The University of the District of Columbia is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution. Minorities, women, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. For a full version of the University’s EO Policy Statement, please visit:  http://www.udc.edu/equal_opportunity.

The University of the District of Columbia is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education - 3624 Market Street - Philadelphia, PA 19104 - 267.284.5000

Contact: Alan Etter, Vice President of University Relations & Public Affairs, aetter@udc.edu, 202.345.6371