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BOWLING GREEN, OH (Toledo News Now) -

Ittakes more than a little bad weather to close a university, but some BowlingGreen State University students say commuter safety should be taken moreseriously.

Studentstired of walking to class in frigid temperatures took to Twitter to make theirpoint. #CloseBG was trending on social media Sunday night. They say thatbecause Wood County was under a leveltwo snow emergency Monday morning, students shouldn't have to putthemselves in danger to get to class.

"Youjust got to be really careful," said Evan Fletcher, a senior who commutes. "Youcan't stop too fast, like if you're at a stop sign or anything, or take turnseven at 25, you can slip."

 University policy states campus will only closeduring a level three snow emergency.

Ourcertified most accurate meteorologists are predicting a wind chill of 20degrees below zero Tuesday morning. University officials say they're monitoringthe situation and will make the call as they see fit.

Whenit comes to school closings, we have you covered. See our constantly-updatedlist here.

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