When the University closes for winter break, typically for nine to 11 days, the departure of students and staff provides opportunities for energy savings in buildings that will remain unoccupied during the break.
From enhanced sanitation measures to preparing to teach courses remotely, Carolina employees have spent the past several days adapting University operations in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Portions of sidewalk between East Cameron Avenue, Phillips Hall and Memorial Hall will be closed to pedestrians March 16 through June 2.
Manning Drive will close to through traffic between South Columbia Street and New East Drive from 8 p.m. Friday, March 13, through 5 a.m. Monday, March 16.
Housekeeping Services uses best-in-class cleaning processes and is working diligently to increase disinfection of campus high-touch surfaces. Pandemic preparedness plans are in place and cleaning protocols will be updated as necessary.