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GW University Reports 17% Enrollment Drop As Students Opt Out Of COVID-Restricted Campus Life

GW University Reports 17% Enrollment Drop As Students Opt Out Of COVID-Restricted Campus Life .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 15th, 2020

Ohio State reports 92 positive Covid-19 cases on campus, launches data dashboard

Ohio State University officials reported on Tuesday – the school's first day of classes for the autumn semester – that 80 students have tested positive for Covid-19. That's slightly more than 1% of those tested so far for the virus. The universit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 25th, 2020

: Reports of COVID cases are growing on college campuses as schools bring students back for in-person classes

The University of North Carolina moved classes online after reporting multiple clusters of coronavirus cases. Colleges across the country that have brought students back to campus are reporting dozens of positive cases of COVID-19......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 17th, 2020

Pitt now requires face coverings on campus

The new policy comes as there have been 32 more Pitt students who have tested positive for Covid-19 and 61 students isolated, according to the university......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 7th, 2020

: This university created its own COVID-19 test and is testing students twice a week — experts are watching to see if it’s enough to prevent an outbreak

The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign engaged in a 'Manhattan Project-style effort' to reopen its campus.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 31st, 2020

Colleges across the US are turning to outdoor instruction for in-person classes this fall to combat the spread of COVID-19 infections

Schools like Rice University and Amherst College are using open-air tents to reduce the number of students in campus buildings. Amherst College i.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytAug 27th, 2020

Hundreds of university students have been suspended for violating COVID safety policies as cases rise across college campuses

More than 220 students were suspended at Ohio State University for failing to observe guidelines, and at Syracuse University, 23 students were suspended for gathering on the campus's quad last week. Ohio State University h.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytAug 25th, 2020

See Covid-19 modifications on Marquette"s campus as students start arriving: Slideshow

Marquette University has implemented a variety of modifications to its campus to protect the health of students and staff as the start of the fall semester approaches. Click through the attached slideshow to see some of the alterations as students.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 23rd, 2020

: University of North Carolina abandons in-person classes after COVID cases grow — and outbreaks are happening at several other campuses

UNC Chapel Hill said it would move classes online after multiple clusters of coronavirus cases. Colleges across the country that have brought students back to campus are reporting dozens of positive cases of COVID-19......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 18th, 2020

Miami University delays return to Oxford campus, hosting online classes for 5 weeks

The Cincinnati region's second-largest university is pushing back its return to campus over evolving dynamics of Covid-19. Miami University announced Monday afternoon that classes will resume for undergraduate students as previously announced on Au.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 27th, 2020

Chaminade University prepares campus for incoming students amid Covid pandemic

As part of Chaminade's reopening plan, the school will be implementing new safety protocols and making changes to residence halls and other common areas......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 17th, 2020

UB, Daemen announce plans for fall semester amid Covid-19 pandemic

The University at Buffalo intends to reopen in the fall under a modified in-person format, meaning students will be back on campus in some capacity — and with masks — for the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic started in March. UB President Sa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 15th, 2020

How UC will use nearly $12M of its CARES Act funding

The University of Cincinnati is spending half of its $23.5 million in federal CARES Act money on direct aid to students who were impacted most when its campus closed due to the spread of COVID-19......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 18th, 2020

Class Notes: Niagara University committed to safe return to campus come fall

The end of the semester is just the beginning of the work at Niagara University, where administrators are working to resume post-Covid instruction on campus while assisting students in need......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 5th, 2020

University of Minnesota OK"s tuition freeze for most students

The University of Minnesota, facing a major hit to revenue from the coronavirus economic shock and intent on preventing a slide in enrollment, will freeze tuition for most of its students in the next academic year. The Minnesota Daily reports on.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 22nd, 2020

UPenn students recreated their campus on "Minecraft" in painstaking detail while stuck at home — take a look

Damian Owerko Students at the University of Pennsylvania are recreating their campus on "Minecraft" after COVID-19 ended their semester early......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 5th, 2020

Campus Tour: Florida International University (Photos)

Florida International University has been growing in recognition for its academics and attracting more students, making its main campus a popular place for prospective students to check out campus life. Its Modesto A. Maidique Campus spans 342 acre.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 13th, 2019

Argosy University closing Eagan campus, cutting off 1,000 students

Argosy University’s campus in Eagan will close on Friday, part of a nationwide collapse of the for-profit school after getting cut off from federal loan programs last month.  Minnesota Public Radio reports on the news and the impact on Argosy's rough.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 8th, 2019

"Cry Closet" aims to help college students relieve stress

An art exhibit on the University of Utah's campus is attracting a lot of attention. "The Cry Closet" has become a welcome distraction for students as they cram for finals. Ginna Roe of CBS affiliate KUTV reports from Salt Lake City......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 27th, 2018

Mo. university putting Amazon Echo speakers in every dorm room

Saint Louis University in Missouri is putting Amazon Echo smart speakers in its dorm rooms to help students ask questions about campus life and get quick answers from Alexa......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 21st, 2018

Mo. university putting Amazon Echo speakers in dorm rooms

Saint Louis University in Missouri is putting Amazon Echo smart speakers in its dorm rooms to help students ask questions about campus life and get quick answers from Alexa......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralAug 22nd, 2018