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Round-Up: Coronavirus Crisis - May 15, 2020

May 15, 2020

Today’s top stories regarding the COVID-19 outbreak and higher education. Also, see NAICU's Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Resources webpage.
C.D.C. Issues Reopening Checklists for Schools and Businesses
The New York Times  (May 15, 2020)
Colleges Push Viral Testing, Other Ideas for Reopening in Fall. But Some Worry About Deepening the Health Crisis.
The Washington Post (May 15, 2020)
CDC Releases Scaled-Back Guidance on Reopening After White House Blocked Earlier Release
Politico (May 15, 2020)
Colleges Worry They'll Be Sued If They Reopen Campuses
Inside Higher Ed (May 15, 2020)
Campus Life in the Fall? A Test With No Clear Answer
The New York Times (May 15, 2020)
State Cuts Grow Deep
Inside Higher Ed (May 15, 2020)
Will Coronavirus Problems Mean Even More ‘Summer Melt’ This Year?
The Hechinger Report (May 15, 2020)
DeVos Funnels Coronavirus Relief Funds to Favored Private and Religious Schools
The New York Times (May 15, 2020)
Georgetown University Announces Budget Cuts as It Prepares for $50 Million Shortfall
The Washington Post (May 15, 2020)
Rollins College Is Eliminating 8% of Workforce as Budget Shrinks
Orlando Sentinel (May 15, 2020)
Augusta University’s Free COVID-19 Screening App Gets $400k Donation (May 15, 2020)
Michigan University Is Stockpiling COVID-19 Tests for Fall Reopening
Detroit Free Press (May 15, 2020)
Legacies and Life Lessons
Inside Higher Ed (May 15, 2020)
The Covid-19 College Gap Year Exposes a Great Economic Divide
BloombergQuint (May 15, 2020)
Colleges Are Deluding Themselves – Presidential Opinion
The Atlantic (May 15, 2020)
Government Relief Won't Be Enough for Higher Ed. 'We Must Save Ourselves' – Presidential Opinion
EducationDive (May 15, 2020)
We Need Another Investment Like the GI Bill to Protect American Opportunity – Presidential Opinion
The Hill (May 15, 2020)
House Democrats Scale Back Student Debt Cancellation in the Heroes Act - Column
Forbes (May 15, 2020)
What You Need to Know About Debt Relief on Student Loans - Column
The Washington Post (May 15, 2020)
We Need Tuition-Free College. For Adults. – Opinion
The New York Times (May 15, 2020)

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