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Round-Up: Coronavirus Crisis - May 1, 2020

May 01, 2020

Today’s top stories regarding the COVID-19 outbreak and higher education. Also, see NAICU's Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Resources webpage.
Coronavirus Pushes Colleges to the Breaking Point, Forcing ‘Hard Choices’ About Education
The Wall Street Journal (April 30, 2020)
Just Another Day in May
Inside Higher Ed (May 1, 2020)
Colleges Roiled by Pandemic Costs Find Federal Loan Aid Elusive
Bloomberg (April 30, 2020)
University of Notre Dame to Reject Federal Stimulus Money
The Wall Street Journal (May 1, 2020)
Mnuchin Calls on Private Universities to Return Coronavirus Aid After Notre Dame Gives Back Money
Washington Times (May 1, 2020)
Stuck With Off-Campus Housing
Inside Higher Ed (May 1, 2020)
Elite Colleges Rejected Coronavirus Aid. How Will the Ed Dept Reallocate It?
EducationDive (May 1, 2020)
Higher Education in the Age of Coronavirus
Boston Review (April 30, 2020)
Breakdown: How This Dayton-Area University Will Disburse CARES Act Funding to Students
Business Journal, Dayton, OH (April 30, 2020)
Hundreds Refuse to Pay Uchicago as Tuition Strike Takes Off, Organizers Say: ‘This Isn’t a Bluff’
Chicago Sun Times (April 30, 2020)
Angry Undergrads Are Suing Colleges for Billions in Refunds
Bloomberg (May 1, 2020)
Seattle University Cuts Pay, Furloughs Workers Amid Pandemic
The Advocate, Stamford, CT (April 30, 2020)
Colleges, Students Weighing Uncertainty in Fall Classes
WBUR, Boston, MA (May 1, 2020)
Baylor, University of St. Thomas to Reopen in the Fall
Houston Chronicle (May 1, 2020)
Hiram College Pushes Back Fall Start Date, Offers Private Dorm Rooms Out of Caution for Coronavirus (April 30, 2020)
A Free College Plan That Pays for Itself – Opinion
The Hill (April 30, 2020)
Here’s a Look at the Impact of Coronavirus (COVID-19) on Colleges and Universities in the U.S. – Opinion
Forbes (May 1, 2020)
What Prospective Freshmen Think About the Fall - Opinion
The Chronicle of Higher Education (May 1, 2020)

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