UTB/TSC Archived Advisory
The message below may not reflect current condition for UTB/TSC. Please refer to http://www.utb.edu/ba/hurricane
for latest information.
UTB/TSC is now closed due to Tropical Storm Alex
Alert Status: Severe
Posted: 06/29/2010 at 6:05 p.m.
The University of Texas at Brownsville and Texas Southmost College is now closed due to Tropical Storm Alex.
Classes were shut down and students and employees were released at 3 p.m. today, June 29.
Depending on the impact of the storm, classes could resume and employees could be called back to work as early as Friday, July 2.
The UTB/TSC Office of News and Information will be sending updates and we encourage the campus community to stay informed prior, to and during a storm through area media outlets.
The updates will also be posted on the Hurricane Alert page at www.utb.edu/hurricane and at www.utb.edu and will be sent by campus e-mail using firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information will also be sent to the following local media outlets:
Newspapers, please read:
- The Brownsville Herald
- The Valley Morning Star
- Mid-Valley Town Crier
- McAllen Monitor
- San Benito News
- Port Isabel Press
- Island Breeze
On television, please watch:
- Channel 4, KGBT-TV
- Channel 5, KRGV-TV
- Channel 2/40 KTLM-TV Telemundo
- Channel 3/48, KNVO-TV Univision
- Channel 8/23 KVEO-TV
- Channel 10/60-KMBH -TV
On radio, please listen to:
- AM 710 (KURV)
- AM 1530 (KGBT)
- FM 98.5 (KGBT)
- FM 100.3 (KTEX)
- FM 104.1. (KBFM)
- FM 88.1 & 88.9 (KMBH-KHID)
- FM 106.3 (KHKZ)
- FM 94.5 (KFRQ)
- FM 96.1 (KBTQ)
You can also find more information at the following links:
We will continue to monitor the movement of Alex and will keep you informed of any changes.