UNMC Semi-Annual Fire Alarm Testing Schedule

Starting April 28, 2014 through May 22, 2014  UNMC will do their semi-annual fire alarm testing.    Testing will be performed with audible alarms sounding and all visible “strobe” alarms flashing throughout the building.  You do not need to evacuate your area, when this interruption occurs.

Buildings will be tested as per the following schedule:

Date:      Monday, April 28, 2014  
Time:      6:00pm to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Annex 23,  Lions Eye

Date:      Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Time:      12:01am to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Home Instead, College of Pharmacy

Date:       Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Time:      6:00pm to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Administration Building, East Utility Plant

Date:      Wednesday, April 30, 2014 
Time:      12:01am to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Alumni Association

Date:      Wednesday, April 30, 2014 
Time:      6:00pm to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Bennett Hall, General Supply Warehouse

Date:      Thursday, May 1, 2014
Time:      12:01am to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Eppley Science Hall,  Eppley Institute

Date:      Thursday,  May 1, 2014
Time:      6:00pm to 10:00pm all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    General Supply Warehouse

Date:        Monday, May 5, 2014
Time:      6:00pm to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Annex 14 (the brown building)

Date:      Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Time:      12:01am to and 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Wittson Hall/McGoogan,

Date:      Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Time:      6:00pm to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Lot 50, Business Service Center (4230 Bldg), Annex 22

Date:      Wednesday, May 7, 2014
Time:      12:01am to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Wittson Hall/McGoogan, College of Nursing, Michael Sorrell Center

Date:      Thursday, May 8, 2014
Time:     12:01am  to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Center for Nursing Science, Academic Research Services, College of Public Health

Date:      Monday, May 12, 2014
Time:     6:00pm to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Annex 8, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Shackleford Hall,
Truhlsen Eye Institute

Date:      Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Time:     12:01am to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Student Life Center

Date:      Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Time:      12:01am to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Student Life Center

Date:      Thursday, May 15, 2014
Time:      between 12:01am and 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Student Life Center

Date:      Monday, May 19,  2014
Time:      6:00pm to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Durham Research-2

Date:      Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Time:      12:01am and 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Poynter Hall

Date:      Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Time:      6:00pm to 6:00am all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    Durham Research-1

Date:      Thursday, May 22, 2014
Time:      9:00am to 3:00pm all audible/visuals will be tested
Bldgs:    International House, 602 Student Apts, 608 Student Apts

If you have any questions, please contact Matt Monaghan at  402-559-7188. Please mention this interruption to your colleagues.

Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building

Air Handling Units-4, 6 and 8 Shutdown

Facilities Management and Planning will shutdown Air Handling Units-4, 6 and 8 in the Wittson Hall / McGoogan Library Building on Wednesday, April 23, 2014, from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. for electrical upgrades.

This will affect:

  •  Office spaces on the north east side of 2nd floor (this will not affect the animal areas on 2nd floor)
  • Labs and office spaces on north side of 3rd floor
  • All the labs on  4th floor
  • North end of the Chancellor’s Office spaces on 5th floor
  • Chancellor’s temporary offices on north west side of 5th floor
  • The north half of the McGoogan Library on floors  6, 7, and 8

If anyone has questions regarding this shutdown, please contact  Marvin Olson at 402-510-7245 as soon as possible. Since it is vital that everyone working on floors  2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8 of the WHM building be aware of the shutdown,  please  mention it to your colleagues.

 

 

Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center – UpDate

Pedestrian Access Through Emergency Department Not Permitted

Employee pedestrian access is no longer permitted through the Emergency Department. As a result, card reader controlled access sensors have been installed at the following locations and employees are asked to use these entry points to navigate campus. All employees will have badge access. Please mention these updates to your colleagues.

Now available

1       Ground level entrance on the north side of Clarkson Tower – Doors unlocked from 5 a.m. to 8 p.m.

2       Passageway through Lot 3 temporary corridor into Durham Outpatient Center (DOC) to DOC main lobby – 24/7 entry

Pending card reader installation (delivery date TBD)

3       North side of the Medical Sciences Building (MSB), allowing access to the main corridor which connects University Tower to Clarkson Tower.

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Pedestrian Access Not Permitted

Please direct all questions to Chris Johnson, The Nebraska Medical Center Facilities Management & Planning, at 2-3292 or Mike Faber, University of Nebraska Medical Center Facilities Management & Planning, at 9-4503.

 Info provided by Mallory Car