Earthquake felt at Queens
Tremors from the Aug. 23, 2011 earthquake were felt on some parts of the campus of Queens University of Charlotte, but there were no reports of property damage nor injuries, said Clarence Birkhead, associate vice president for safety and security at Queens.
Undergraduate classes began Aug. 23 and were to continue on schedule. As of 3:30 p.m. the campus was operating normally.
More information will be posted if there are new developments.
Queens University of Charlotte is a private, co-ed, Presbyterian-affiliated comprehensive university with a commitment to both liberal arts and professional studies. Located in the heart of historic Charlotte, Queens serves approximately 2,600 undergraduate and graduate students through its College of Arts and Sciences, the McColl School of Business, the Wayland H. Cato, Jr. School of Education, the James L. Knight School of Communication, Hayworth College for Adult Studies and the Andrew Blair College of Health which features the Presbyterian School of Nursing.
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