Drew University, Caldwell College Will Remain Closed Tuesday Due To Power Outages

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Caldwell College and Drew University will be among the colleges closed for a second day Tuesday because of power problems.

At Caldwell College in Essex County, day classes will be canceled and all offices will be closed Tuesday, a campus spokeswoman said. College officials will decide Tuesday afternoon if night classes will also be called off.

At Drew University in Madison, classes will also be canceled and administrative offices will be closed, according to a university statement. The university also canceled Tuesday's forum with Pervez Musharraf, the former president of Pakistan. It will be rescheduled.

"We thank the community for its patience as we work through the aftereffects of what officials are describing as a “once in a hundred year event,'" Drew University officials said in a statement.

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