NEEDHAM, MASS. (WHDH) - Olin College was evacuated after staff became aware of suspicious activity near the college’s Commencement tent.

According to the college, staff alerted public safety officials, who asked all individuals to stay away from the area until further notice.

As a precaution, Olin’s dorm rooms and nearby buildings were also evacuated.

The situation remains under investigation, but the scene has been cleared.

The school said the incident is not expected to impact Olin College’s Commencement, which takes place on Sunday.

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