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Round-up Coronavirus Crisis - August 7, 2020

August 07, 2020

Today’s top stories regarding the COVID-19 outbreak and higher education. Also, see NAICU's Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Resources webpage.
Virus Aid Talks Teeter on Brink of Collapse (August 7, 2020)
Trump Signals Aid for Student Loan Borrowers
Inside Higher Ed (August 7, 2020)
More Than 400,000 Students Leave Their States for College. Here’s How They Could Carry Covid-19 With Them.
The Chronicle of Higher Education (August 7, 2020)
'An Impossible Situation’: U.S. Colleges Backtrack on Reopening for In-Person Classes
Yahoo Finance (August 7, 2020)
Student-Athletes Push Back and Game Cancellations Mount (August 7, 2020)
Time for a College ‘Gap Year’? Here’s What to Consider
The Wall Street Journal (August 7, 2020)
At Harvard, Other Elite Colleges, More Students Deferring Their First Year
The Boston Globe (August 7, 2020)
Johns Hopkins Switches to Virtual Fall Semester as Pandemic Worsens, Urges Students Not to Return to Baltimore
The Washington Post (August 7, 2020)
California Colleges in Last-Minute Scramble to Open Without State Guidance
Los Angeles Times (August 7, 2020)
Oregon College Students Prefer In-Person to Online Learning May Change or Pause Their College Educations This Year (August 7, 2020)
Texas Universities Have Started Shedding Jobs and Are Bracing for a Serious Financial Hit, San Antonio, TX (August 7, 2020)
Maine Colleges Get Aid to Help Students During Pandemic
US News & World Report (August 7, 2020)
Pandemic Puts Pressure on Universities; Students Dropping Out, Visalia, CA (August 7, 2020)
Webinar Protests Elon University's Plans to Reopen
The Times News, Burlington, NC (August 7, 2020)
The Case for Small Private Colleges During COVID-19’s Fall of 2020 – Presidential Opinion
The Ukranian Weekly (August 7, 2020)
Final Stimulus Package Could Look Like These 3 Options - Opinion (August 7, 2020)
Everyone Deserves a Safe Option for Fall
Inside Higher Ed (August 7, 2020)

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