Georgia Southern closed Wednesday and Thursday due to Hurricane Michael

Georgia Southern University will be closed Wednesday to prepare for Hurricane Michael. Students living in the area are encouraged to stay indoors and off roadways.

Brendan Ward and Emma Smith

Georgia Southern University will be closed Wednesday in response to Hurricane Michael.

The closure was announced in an Eagle Alert at 1:45 p.m.

According to the Eagle Alert, students should take shelter until the storm passes. Students living on campus or in the area are encouraged to stay indoors and off roadways.

The George-Anne will provide more information as it becomes available.

For updates on the closing, visit the GS alert page.

To monitor Hurricane Michael, visit the following links:

https://www.georgiasouthern.edu/alert/

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/

https://www.weather.gov/

http://ready.ga.gov/be-informed/hurricanes/ 

http://ready.ga.gov

www.511ga.org

Brendan Ward, The George-Anne Coverage/Daily Managing Editor, [email protected]

Emma Smith, The George-Anne News Editor, [email protected]