The outages caused smoke in one or two rooms of a residential building. The incident was reported around 7:30 p.m. on Friday.
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United Illuminating made their way to campus to assess the issue.
About 1,600 students were affected. Some spent the night in the student center and library.
There are sill some outages in one residence hall, according to officials.