Here’s a WKU winter weather alert for Wednesday (Feb. 18):
- All WKU campuses will be closed Wednesday (Feb. 18). Essential personnel should report as scheduled. Use caution if traveling.
- Mass Media and Technology Hall computer lab will be open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 18).
- Preston Health and Activities Center will be open from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 18).
The IMREC Sports Office, Health & Fitness Lab, and the Health Education &Promotion Office will be closed until Thursday.
Graves-Gilbert Clinic at WKU will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 18).
- Fresh Food Company at Downing Student Union will be open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 18).
- Subway at Bates will be open from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 18).
- P.O.D. Market will be open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 18).
- Papa John’s and Steak ‘n Shake at DSU will be open from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday (Feb. 18).
- For the latest updates, visit www.wku.edu, www.wku.edu/news or follow WKU News on Twitter @wkunews or Facebook at www.facebook.com/WKUNews
Pearce-Ford Tower power outage update
The cable needed for the repair at PFT is in route from Chicago. A truck left last night to get it and is on its way back. Once the cable is on site, WKU Housing will provide an additional update as to the timeframe for the installation and connection to PFT.
The PFT desk is open today (Wednesday) until 5 p.m., so if you need a place to stay for tonight or need to get belongings out of your room, please stop by before 5 p.m.
Power outage at Pearce-Ford Tower
ATTENTION PFT RESIDENTS: Due to the power outage, Pearce-Ford Tower will be closed for a minimum of two nights. We are asking you to make alternate arrangements to spend the next two nights with a friend on campus, friend in the community, or family member. 24-hour visitation will be in effect in all halls for the next two evenings to assist with the alternate living arrangement. Other options include: limited open rooms in other residence halls or community spaces in residence halls. Additionally, Preston Center and Downing Student Union (DSU) will be open tonight (all night) as well. (Read more about the power outage.)
All PFT residents, please notify the housing staff of your plans during this time, by:
1. Stopping by the PFT front desk, or
2. Calling 270-745-3143 (by 8 p.m.)
PLEASE BE SURE TO VACATE PFT TODAY (2/17) by 9 p.m. (CT)
Wednesday (2/18) if you should need to pick up any belongings, PFT front desk will be open from 10 a.m.–2 p.m.