Facilities Briefs

ELECTRICAL POWER INTERRUPTION (Buildings East of 42nd Street-All Levels)

On Tuesday, August 26, 2014, there will be extended or intermittent interruptions (shut offs) of normal electrical power to the main electrical switchboard that serves all levels of the following buildings: Student Life Center (SLC) Administration Center (ADC) College of Nursing (CON) College of Pharmacy (COP) Sorrell Center for Health Science Education (MSC) This will cause a power outage to all receptacle outlets, computers, lighting, air handling units, supply fans, exhaust fans, fume hoods, motors, etc. throughout each building.  Depending on the building, the power… Continue Reading


Electric power to the campus light tower, the walkway pole light and the blue light phone will be interrupted on August 27 and 28. Power for the campus light tower, the walkway pole light and the blue light phone are all provided by the Michael Sorrell Center. To excavate the site for the new Lozier Center for Pharmacy building the construction contractor will need to reroute this power and as a result will need to have the campus tower lights down for one night, Wednesday,… Continue Reading

Emile Street Closing – Between 41st and 42nd Streets

On Monday, August 25, 2014, Emile Street between 41st and 42nd Streets will be closed from 7:00am to 4:00pm.   Access to the Michael Sorrell Center’s loading dock will be maintained from 41st Street, as well as parking lots 4, 20, 36, and 39. Access to the General Supply Warehouse will be opened from 41st street.  Please use caution and observe any temporary barricades.  If you have any questions, please contact  Mike Faber at 402-559-4503.   Since it is vital that everyone working in and around the area… Continue Reading