U-Of-C Cancels Classes After Threat On Campus

(Chicago, IL) — All classes and activities at the University of Chicago are canceled today. The Hyde Park campus will be shut down after the FBI revealed an online threat of gun violence. Students in college housing have been asked to stay indoors. The nearby University of Chicago Medical Center will remain open to patients. There will be additional security on the grounds. This is the final week of regular full-time classes at the university before finals.