Less than half of US colleges are now planning for in-person classes

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 1st, 2020

What fall semester might look like for region"s largest colleges and universities

Lecture halls filled to half capacity, classes offered online and in-person and face masks for all on-site are just some of the many policies regional colleges and universities will be implementing for students and faculty looking to return to c.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 16th, 2020

Here are the fall reopening plans for Northwestern, Illinois and other major universities

All colleges and universities are are relying on guidance from public health officials, who suggest limited in-person classes this fall......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2020

More than 200 colleges are suing ICE over its new policy saying international students have to take classes in person this fall or leave the US

Associated Press More than 200 universities are supporting Harvard and MIT's lawsuit over the new ICE guidelines that say internation.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 13th, 2020

Harvard is keeping classes online this fall, placing it among the 8% of US colleges planning to do so. Here"s the list so far.

Mike Blake/Reuters Harvard University announced Monday that it will only conduct classes online for the coming academic year, though it will allow some students to live on campus. Other universities and colleges across the US —.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 6th, 2020

An Ivy League school said it will reopen campus this fall based on "counterintuitive" evidence that doing so will actually lead to fewer coronavirus infections than a fully remote semester

Cornell University More colleges are opting to entertain in-person classes this fall, even as the number of coronavirus cases.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 2nd, 2020

All of a sudden, 65% of US colleges are preparing for in-person classes this fall

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 23rd, 2020

SCOTT GALLOWAY: Top US colleges" insistence on keeping tuition costs high and offering fall classes in-person shows that they care only about money, not the public good

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 29th, 2020

USM to resume "some" in-person learning on campuses this fall, chancellor says

University System of Maryland Chancellor Jay Perman said the system's colleges are "planning to resume at least some in-person teaching and learning" in the fall, after the coronavirus forced most campuses nationwide to close down during the spring semest.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 13th, 2020

Should you rethink your college plans because of the pandemic?

Some colleges may not open this year for in-person classes. Consider that when you contemplate your plans for the upcoming semester......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 12th, 2020

Should you rethink your college plans because of the pandemic?

Some colleges may not open this year for in-person classes. Consider that when you contemplate your plans for the upcoming semester......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 12th, 2020

Coronavirus: Florida K-12 schools to be closed longer, state tests canceled

All Florida K-12 school districts, career and technical colleges will not return to in-person classes until at least April 15 due to the coronavirus. The Florida Department of Education announced all schools will be closed beyond the original plan of the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 17th, 2020

Several school districts close Friday

Sports leagues have suspended, events are being canceled or postponed, and colleges are switching from in-person classes to online ones. Now some states are shutting down school districts, such as in neighboring Ohio, which announced it was closing .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2020

The Margin: More and more Americans don’t want Trump fully reopening schools yet

59% are against in-person classes at K-12 schools right now, a new poll says.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 12th, 2020

UPenn just rolled back return-to-campus plans and is dropping its planned bump in tuition, as more schools reconsider in-person classes

f11photo/Shutterstock The University of Pennsylvania is the latest college to roll back its hybrid reopening plan. On Tuesday, it announced a remote fall semester and urged students not to return to Philadelphia for the sake of public health. Less.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 11th, 2020

Pulte buys St. Paul Highland land for ‘approachable’ row homes

The first takedown of land will be enough for Pulte to build about half of the 320 rowhomes it’s planning on the former Ford Motor Co. assembly site near the Mississippi River......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 10th, 2020

Republicans don"t believe kids can transmit the coronavirus, but science increasingly says they"re wrong

Getty A new Pew study found roughly 36% of Republicans said K-12 schools should offer in-person classes five days a week. Just 6% of Democrats held the same belief. And while 41% of Democrats said schools should offer five days of remote instru.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 10th, 2020

Oahu public schools to conduct distance learning for the first four weeks of the school year

Oahu public schools will not resume in-person classes until mid-September at the earliest, Gov. David Ige announced at a press conference Friday. While Oahu public schools will start on Aug. 17 as planned, they will conduct distance learning.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2020

Central State University announces phased reopening, 50% reduction in class sizes

One of the largest universities in the Dayton region will resume classes at its Wilberforce campus this fall at reduced capacity and under a revised academic calendar. In-person classes will begin Sept. 8 at Central State University and will co.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 7th, 2020

Protesters stage "die-in" at University of Georgia over plans for in-person classes as an apparent photo from the school of plexiglass being held up by painter"s tape on a desk spreads on social media

John Greim/LightRocket via Getty Images Protesters staged a "die-in" Thursday at the University of Georgia over plan.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 7th, 2020

Capital University decides on a remote start to the fall semester

Capital University announced students will start the fall semester online instead of attending in-person classes, blaming the increasing Covid-19 cases in Columbus for the change. Capital said in a statement that while the semester will begin remot.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 6th, 2020