Whitworth Communications

For Immediate Release

Jan. 2, 2009

Whitworth Plans to be Open Jan. 5, Students Urged to Use Caution in Travel Decisions

Whitworth University plans to be open on Monday and to begin Jan Term classes as scheduled.

Students are encouraged to monitor weather conditions and to use their own judgment in making safe travel decisions. Whitworth urges all students to be cautious and to avoid unnecessary risks in traveling to campus.

Updates will be communicated through the home page of the Whitworth web site (www.whitworth.edu), the main switchboard (509-777-1000) and Spokane media.

Contacts:

Greg Orwig, director of communications, Whitworth University, (509) 777-4580 or gorwig@whitworth.edu.

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