Below is the official announcement regarding the MPA building closures tomorrow. The summary is that all classes except those listed at bottom are operating normally but that building access will be restricted. All students arriving for 9:35am classes are advised to BE EARLY in order to be let into the building. Please call the front desk with any problems related to SMPA classes at 202-994-6227.
President Barack Obama along with a group of high profile panelists will speak at a ONE Campaign event to be held at GW’s Jack Morton Auditorium on December 1, 2011, at 10 a.m. Access to this event is by invitation only. The event will be broadcast on GWTV-11 at the Marvin Center –Columbian Square on the first floor and broadcast live on YouTube at www.youtube.com/theonecampaign.
From approximately 9:30 a.m. until 10:45 a.m., 21st Street, between Eye and H Streets, NW, as well as H Street from 21st to 20th Streets, NW, will be closed to vehicular traffic. Street parking will be prohibited.
Pedestrians are restricted from accessing portions of the 2100 block of H Street from the CVS entrance to 20th Street between 9:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.
The Media and Public Affairs (MPA) parking garage will be closed between 6 a.m. until 6:15 a.m. and again between 9:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Those parking at the garage between 6:15 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. will be required to go through a security checkpoint at the garage’s entrance.
The MPA building will have restricted access between 6 a.m. until 8 a.m. and again between 9:30 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. [That means no entrance and no exit into or out of the MPA building will be allowed.] With the exception of classes listed below, classes beginning at 9:35 a.m. [and all classes that begin after 11:00 a.m.] will resume as usual in the MPA building and students are allowed entrance up until 9:35 a.m. Please see below for a list of classes that are being moved from MPA to other locations.
Classes Normally Located in MPA 208:
9:35 a.m.- 10:50 a.m., University Writing, New location: 1957 E 211
11:10 a.m.- 12: 25 p.m., Beginning Arabic I, New location: GELM 608
Classes Normally Located in MPA B01:
8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m., Intro to Newswriting and Reporting, New location: Duques 250
9:35 a.m.- 10:50 am., Intro to Newswriting and Reporting, New location: OM 312
11:10 a.m.- 12:25 p.m., Intro to Newswriting and Reporting, New location: COR 111
Classes Normally Located in MPA B07:
9:35 a.m.- 10:50 a.m., Environmental Geology, New location: Marvin Center Grand Ballroom
11:10 a.m.- 12:25pm., Media in a Free Society, New location: 1957 E 113