UTSA reveals initial plans for in-person classes in the fall

On Tuesday, the University of Texas at San Antonio sent out a letter to students, parents, faculty and staff with updates on next steps for the fall 2020 semester, including a plan to start school with in-person classes on Aug. 24 and move to vir.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020

Mizzou shares plan for in-person classes this fall

Officials at the University of Missouri — Columbia have created plans for in-person classes this fall based on advice from public health officials, its own medical experts and guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Those plans in.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 30th, 2020

UMSL plans for in-person classes, but will waive online fees due to Covid-19

The University of Missouri — St. Louis will continue to waive all online fees through the fall semester due to Covid-19. The university already waived online course fees for the summer semester, which saved students more than $1.6 million, official.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 26th, 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

SLU to require face masks this fall

Saint Louis University has outlined a plan for in-person classes this fall — including a requirement to wear face masks in public spaces, classrooms, meeting rooms and the library. SLU said in May it would start the fall term on Monday, Aug. .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

Illinois schools to reopen for in-person learning this fall

Students in Illinois will return to in-person classes and learning for the upcoming school year, Gov. JB Pritzker announced Tuesday. But while the coronavirus continues to be present in communities, changes will be in place and schools will need to be.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 24th, 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

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

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

Ohio State hopes to have fans at football games this fall – at least some

Ohio State University intends to have a football season, President Michael Drake announced Wednesday. Drake announced the news as part of announcing that the university plans to welcome students back to the university this fall for in-person cl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2020

DeWine: K-12 schools to reopen this fall; hospitals to resume all elective surgeries

Ohio's primary schools will be able to resume in-person classes this fall. In addition, healthcare providers statewide may resume all surgeries and procedures that had previously been delayed......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 2nd, 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

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

Sports Biz: Atlanta doctors weigh in on fans in stadiums; Updates on season tickets

The University of Georgia’s Jere Morehead joined other college presidents last week by saying he’s anticipating reopening campus for in-person classes this fall. While no final decision has been made, returning could be the first step toward having a.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 8th, 2020

University of Hawaii System announces plans to resume in-person classes in August


Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2020

Arizona universities make preparations for on-campus classes to resume this fall

Arizona university presidents say they are preparing to reopen their campuses in time for fall classes. University of Arizona President Robert C. Robbins announced his intentions on April 30 after having his blood drawn for antibody testing. Plans ca.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 1st, 2020

Lion Air puts $500 million IPO on hold as global equity markets tumble: sources

Indonesia's Lion Air has deferred plans for an initial public offering (IPO) due to a sharp fall in global stock markets, people close to the matter said on Friday, as the spreading coronavirus sparks worries of a global pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 28th, 2020

CrossFirst reveals plans for IPO proceeds, latest financial details

CrossFirst shares its plans for the proceeds of its initial public offering and details about its meteoric growth since it was founded in 2007......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2019

Gilbert approves deal with university for vacant downtown building

A private, liberal arts university based in Missouri will begin offering classes this fall in a downtown Gilbert building formerly occupied by another school. Park University, which already has an Arizona presence in Glendale and Tucson, plans to b.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 6th, 2018

Hopkins calls new federal rules for international students "disturbing" and "draconian"

Johns Hopkins University said a new federal regulation that requires foreign students to attend in-person courses at their colleges in the fall or else leave the U.S. is "draconian," and "flies in the face of the continued seriousness of the COVID .....»»

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