G Wing Updates
shop AT NAIT and the X Wing Tim Hortons closure extended
Updated Feb. 17, 2017, 5:00 p.m. – The closure of shop AT NAIT and the X Wing Tim Hortons has been extended through Reading Break.
Both were temporarily closed following the fire in G Wing on Feb. 10.
Shop at NAIT and eat AT NAIT are eager to get back to business and are doing their best to minimize disruptions to students and staff.
For eat AT NAIT locations and hours of operation during Reading Week, please visit the eat AT NAIT website website.
How to report damage to personal items
Feb. 15, 9:28 a.m. – Staff and students who may come across personal items that were damaged as a result of the G Wing fire on Feb. 10 are asked to notify the Student Well-being and Community office in 0117 in the South Lobby so that we can make appropriate arrangements.
Update on shop AT NAIT and the X Wing Tim Hortons
Updated Feb. 15, 2017, 2:00 p.m. – The G Wing fire has affected our ability to serve our customers – Shop AT NAIT expects to re-open on Feb. 21 at 9:30 a.m. and the X Wing Tim Hortons expects to re-open on Feb. 21 at 8 a.m.
shop AT NAIT
It is our first priority to serve staff and students, and we are doing our best to minimize disruptions. For urgent needs, please contact shop AT NAIT by email firstname.lastname@example.org or send a direct message to shop AT NAIT through Facebook or Twitter.
Common Market Starbucks
To meet your needs over the next few days, eat AT NAIT is extending the hours at the Common Market Starbucks. The hours are as follows
- Wednesday and Thursday – 6:45 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Friday – 6:45 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Updated – Feb. 14, 2017, 2:00 p.m.
Students who have personal items that were left in lockers, can go to E213 today (Tuesday) until 5 p.m. Individuals will be available in E213 to assist with any concerns or questions regarding your personal effects, including books, materials and supplies.
After 5 p.m. today, any remaining items will be available for pick up from the Protective Services Office in D104. The office is open 24 hours.
Classrooms, staff spaces or labs: Staff and students who have personal items that were left in G Wing classrooms, staff spaces or labs, are asked to please contact Protective Services at 780.471.7477.
Please bring your staff or student identification with you.
Update Feb. 13 2017, 4 p.m.
UPDATE for staff and students who want to collect personal items left behind in G Wing classrooms, staff spaces or labs: Please note that Protective Services and on-site restoration experts will be available in E213 today (Monday) between 6:00 and 8:00p.m. to assist with reclaiming personal effects. Please bring your staff or student identification with you.
If you usually have classes in G wing, please check your schedule on the myNAIT portal Tuesday morning for new room assignments.
G Wing remains closed following a lab fire
Updated – Friday, Feb. 13, 2017 at 8:16 a.m. – On Friday, February 10 a fire was reported in the G Wing of NAIT's Main campus. A number of areas were evacuated safely. There were no injuries. NAIT staff have been working through the weekend to ensure disruption to students and staff is minimized.
The cause of the fire is not yet known and is currently being investigated. We are expecting that G wing will be closed for several weeks.
School leadership is meeting today to develop an action plan and to address academic concerns. More information pertaining to the scheduling of classes for the remainder of the week will be provided to staff and students by end of day (Monday).
We realize that staff and students may have belongings which were left in affected areas.
If you have personal items that were left in lockers, please proceed to E213 today (Monday) between 9:00 and 5:00. To accommodate the number of individuals expected to be retrieving there items, we would ask that the following schedule be observed:
Last Name Time
Individuals will be available in E213 to assist with any concerns or questions regarding your personal effects, including books, materials and supplies. Please bring your staff or student identification with you.
If you have personal items that were left in G Wing classrooms, staff spaces or labs, we will be advising how these can best be retrieved. Details to follow. If it is urgent that these items be retrieved, please contact Security at 7477.
Monday’s classes in G Wing will be relocated
Update – Feb. 10, 2017, 5 p.m - Scheduling is working with department heads to relocate classes scheduled in G Wing for Monday, Feb. 13, 2017. Affected students and staff will be notified by email about the location of their classes. Students can also go to the student portal to view their class locations. G Wing remains closed following a fire in a second-floor lab shortly before 11 a.m. Friday.
Fire investigators are looking into the cause of the fire. We are awaiting an update from fire investigators on the extent of the damage in G Wing. Once we have that information, we will be able to determine when G Wing will re-open. We will post that information here as soon as we are able.
No known injuries have been reported at this time.
If you were evacuated from E, F, H and J Wings, you may return to retrieve your belongings during campus hours. Should you need access to a room in one of these wings or should an urgent need arise after hours, please contact Protective Services at 780.471.7477.
We recognize that some items may have been damaged in G Wing and are exploring the best way to address this. We will update here as soon as we have more details.