Belton, Texas - The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor has cancelled several upcoming fine arts programs in light of the advice of public health officials regarding the coronavirus.
- The university announced Thursday that all classes and campus events scheduled for March 16-20 would be canceled, including a lecture by the artist Michelle Sakhai on Tuesday, March 17.
- In addition, a performance by The StepCrew dance troupe on March 24 has been canceled.
- A concert by the Attacca Quartet on March 31 has also been canceled.
Though there are no known cases of COVID-19 in the UMHB campus community, it is possible that other fine arts events will be canceled in the days to come as the university monitors the progress of the virus and follows the guidelines established by public health officials at the local, state, and national levels. For the latest information on university events, check the UMHB website at www.umhb.edu.