The university will continue to monitor the situation as fall 2020 semester abroad programs approach
Although every student will have a unique transition to learning at home, one thing is clear: this is uncharted territory
As the COVID-19 outbreak becomes more widespread, fear and anxieties increase
Now, across the country, students are working to embrace the university’s motto of pro humanitate through the virtual world
Though the Olympics have been postponed to 2021, it is unknown exactly when they will take place, which may render American athletes unable to participate
Since then, other students living off campus have also tested positive for COVID-19
On Sunday March 22, Dean Michele Gillespie announced that the college would be offering a Spring 2020 Only Pass/Fail option to undergraduate students.
The most immediate impact of the coronavirus was the cancellation of winter and spring championships.
University enlightens students about the details of remote learning as students begin to prepare for their first online classes
Jones resigned from his position in the university’s basketball program on April 13, 2018, after being placed on leave in early August 2018.
The Concert Choir Tour Ensemble trip was attended by 26 students, the choir director and a piano player, and included three concerts and a workshop with composer Ben Parry.
Now the senior class is waiting for answers about whether classes will return to an in-person format this semester and about graduation.
As the situation surrounding the novel coronavirus changes, the university continues to take precautions to protect community members.
The decision to cancel these programs comes in light of new guidelines published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about how to mitigate the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
The first virtual large group, which was held on Tuesday, March 17, was a success.
Online classes will be held through WebEx meetings or pre-recorded videos accompanied by assignments and exercises, depending on the preference of each professor.
At 8:40 p.m., news broke that the Utah Jazz and Oklahoma City Thunder game was postponed.
All event restrictions are intended to be effective through at least April 15, at which time more information will have been or will be communicated by the university.
Above, a microbiologist tests for for COVID-19
On Friday, RAs were informed that they would not receive pay for the duration of remote learning unless they were approved to stay on campus.
For these members of the university community, staying in their residence halls is the safest option both in terms of staying healthy and avoiding any issues with their status as visa-holders.
It was the best of times, it was the worst of times.
On March 12, the university suspended all university-sponsored study abroad programs and the Wake Washington program.
The Office of the University Registrar informed students of changes to the academic advising and registration processes for the Summer 2020 and Fall 2020 semesters in an email on Friday, March 13.
Although we didn’t know it then, last week’s edition of the Old Gold & Black might be the final issue of the spring semester.