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Education/Learning: February 2013 Archives

UPEI Delays Closure Announcement - Steve Bruce

UPEI Closure 3.jpgIf you had your radio on this morning, you heard the usual barrage of storm-day closures and cancellations. But there's one you may have missed. UPEI didn't announce it was closing until well after eight o'clock. That was about two hours after the announcement schools were closed, and an hour after the news came out that Holland College was closing. Some university students and staff were already in class at UPEI and were told to go home. By that time, the students said conditions weren't safe. Reporter Steve Bruce spoke with the university's VP of Administration and Finance, Jackie Podger.

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