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

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 1st, 2020

Aramark lays off workers at some Pennsylvania, New Jersey colleges offering online semesters

The Philadelphia food service company attributes the temporary furloughs to reduced in-person traffic on college campuses during the Covid-19 pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 21st, 2020

Gov. Roy Cooper: Elementary schools in North Carolina can fully reopen for in-person classes — here"s when

Elementary schools in North Carolina will be allowed to open at daily full capacity for in-person instruction starting Oct. 5, Gov. Roy Cooper announced Thursday. Cooper said elementary schools across the state will be allowed to operate under .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2020

Cooper: Elementary schools can fully reopen for in-person classes – here"s when

Elementary schools in North Carolina will be allowed to open at daily full capacity for in-person instruction starting Oct. 5, Gov. Roy Cooper announced Thursday. Cooper said elementary schools across the state will be allowed to operate under the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 17th, 2020

Rockwood School District bringing back some students for in-person classes

The Rockwood School District has initiated a gradual phase-in plan to welcome its students back to school buildings. On Sept. 30, Rockwood students in early childhood through second grade will have an opportunity to return to classrooms. Accor.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 16th, 2020

PVT Land to withdraw application for new Oahu construction landfill

PVT Land Co. plans to withdraw its application to the Honolulu Planning Commission to relocate Oahu’s only construction and demolition landfill in Leeward Oahu as a Hawaii bill that prohibits construction of a new landfill within a half mile of.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 15th, 2020

Survey: Half of working parents say they won"t go back to work if there"s no in-person schooling this year

Investment bank Jefferies found 54% of 2,200 working parents surveyed won't return to work if schools don't reopen in-person, among other things. More than half of working parents say they wil.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytSep 11th, 2020

No-Nonsense College: As colleges opt for hybrid and online-only classes, parents and students look for a cheaper Plan B

Nearly a third of those surveyed said they were more likely to attend an online-only college rather than a traditional four-year college or university......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 11th, 2020

Getting your degree in Pennsylvania? New report says these Philadelphia schools offer the best value

Two of Greater Philadelphia's universities have ranked among Pennsylvania's best-value colleges. That's according to financial planning website SmartAsset's sixth annual ranking of the state's best-value colleges. The University of Pennsylvania .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 7th, 2020

Harper Hybrid school to open for students whose schools are virtual due to Covid-19

Harper Hybrid — a new in-person school — will open its doors this month in Town and Country for students whose regular school is holding classes fully or partially online due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The school is currently accepting applications.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 2nd, 2020

Temple University puts two-week "pause" on in-person classes after Covid-19 spike

Temple University is instituting a two-week "pause" on in-person classes, effective Monday, after the school identified 103 cases of Covid-19 over the weekend. The college believes the new cases are a result of small social gatherings happenin.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 30th, 2020

University of Dayton postpones in-person instruction after Covid-19 cases escalate

All undergraduate classes will be held remotely for at least the first week after several clusters of Covid-19 emerged among networks of students......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 25th, 2020

‘It was definitely a gamble’: What you need to know before buying a home virtually

Nearly half the people who bought a home in the past year hadn’t seen the property in person beforehand, one study shows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2020

What you need to know before buying a home virtually

Nearly half the people who bought a home in the past year hadn’t seen the property in person beforehand, one study shows......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2020

County: College students key to stopping spread of Covid-19

County officials praised the planning done by local colleges and universities but said that the true test will be in the adherence to physical distancing by individual students both on and off campus......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 19th, 2020

Notre Dame cancels in-person classes for 2 weeks following rapid spread of the coronavirus — but football will go on

Getty Images The University of Notre Dame announced Tuesday that it was suspending in-person classes for t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 18th, 2020

Crib Notes: College and university campuses begin Covid-19 repopulation

Students are coming back to the region's colleges and universities for the first time in about a half-year, but what they're returning to looks way different than what they left once the Covid-19 pandemic started......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 18th, 2020

UNC-Chapel Hill shifts to online learning only as Covid-19 spreads on campus

Just one week into UNC-Chapel Hill's experiment with in-person classes, the university is retreating to online-only learning in the wake of multiple clusters of Covid-19 being identified on campus......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2020

Jared Kushner said he and Ivanka Trump are "absolutely" sending their children back to school for in-person classes

CBS/Face The Nation White House senior adviser Jared Kushner, the husband of Ivanka Trump, told "Face the Nation" host Margaret Brennan on Sunday he would "absolutely" send his children back to in-person classes. "Based on .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 16th, 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