THIBODAUX – Due to the approach of Tropical Storm Karen, the Nicholls State University Emergency Preparedness Committee has initiated a Phase I alert in accordance with the university’s hurricane emergency plan posted at emergency.www.nicholls.edu.
The Emergency Preparedness Committee will continue to monitor the strength, speed and path of the storm and take additional action if necessary. The university remains open, and classes have not been cancelled at this time.
All Nicholls departments will refer to their hurricane emergency plan and begin enacting internal Phase I storm preparations at this time. The community will be notified if Phase II storm preparations are implemented.
Check back with www.nicholls.edu for updates.