Wolfe Hall and Bowman-Oddy Laboratories will remain closed Thursday as officials respond to a chemical reaction in the lab.
The chemical reaction occurred about 1:30 p.m. in a lab on the second floor of Wolfe Hall causing a smoke or vapor reaction. The incident was immediately reported to UT Police, who evacuated both Wolfe and Bowman-Oddy.
The buildings will remain closed for the rest of the day as the UT Department of Environmental Health and Radiation Safety manages the cleanup of the situation.
Exams scheduled for Thursday in the buildings are being rescheduled. At this time, the Friday exam schedule remains unchanged.