Phase III Alert Issued for Tropical Storm Karen

With the continuing approach of Tropical Storm Karen, the Nicholls Emergency Preparedness Committee has initiated a Phase III alert in accordance with the university’s Hurricane Emergency Plan, posted at The Committee will continue to monitor the status of the storm and will take additional action if necessary. Nicholls remains open and classes have not been canceled at this time. University employees are asked to refer to the Phase III information in the Hurricane Emergency Plan and enact the procedures established for your department. Updates will be posted on or available on the Nicholls alert hotline at 1-877-NICHOLLS.


FYI—The women’s volleyball home match, originally scheduled for Saturday afternoon in Thibodaux, has been rescheduled on Tuesday, Oct. 8 at 6:30 p.m.