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Round-up: Coronavirus Crisis - September 8, 2020

September 08, 2020

Today’s top stories regarding the COVID-19 outbreak and higher education. Also, see NAICU's Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Resources webpage.
A New Front in America’s Pandemic: College Towns
The New York Times (September 6, 2020)
Small Colleges Try to Contain COVID Clusters
Inside Higher Ed (September 8, 2020)
Counties and Colleges Wrangle Over COVID-19
Inside Higher Ed (September 8, 2020)
Colleges’ Dilemma: Fight Outbreaks or Send Sick Kids Home
Politico (September 5, 2020)
Health Experts Warn Colleges Not to Send Students Home. But What if Quarantine Spaces Run Out?
The Chronicle of Higher Education (September 8, 2020)
Untouched Cares Act Funding
Politico (September 6, 2020)
CARES Act Funding Rule Enjoined in Massachusetts
Inside Higher Ed (September 8, 2020)
Brave New Campus
Pittsburgh Quarterly (September 8, 2020)
Colleges Are Making Last-Minute Changes as Coronavirus Cases Spike. That’s Tough for Students. (September 5, 2020)
‘A Shelter in the Time of Storm’: When on Campus Is Safer Than Online
The Christian Science Monitor (September 8, 2020)
Many Faculty Went Back to School This Summer With One Goal: Improve Online Classes
The Boston Globe (September 8, 2020)
How College Students Can Make the Most of Remote Learning
The Washington Post (September 8, 2020)
Texas Universities Blame Off-Campus Parties for Rising COVID-19 Cases, But Few Are Disciplining Students
The Texas Tribune (September 8, 2020)
Northeastern Says It Won't Refund Tuition for Students Dismissed for Breaking Social Distancing Rules
The (September 5, 2020)
COVID-19 Positives on the Rise at Some Wisconsin Universities
Wisconsin Public Radio (September 5, 2020)
As COVID-19 Cases Spike on Campuses, Roanoke College to Stick With Virtual Plans
The Roanoke Times, Roanoke, VA (September 5, 2020 )
As COVID-19 Cases Rise, Gettysburg College Puts All Students on Lockdown
WAMU / NPR, Washington, DC (September 4, 2020)
Health Agency to Adrian College: Suspend In-Person Classes
The Detroit News (September 4, 2020)
St. Bonaventure Suspends 28 Students After Party Violates Covid Guidelines
The Buffalo News (September 6, 2020)
Covid-19 Outbreaks Spell Trouble for Student-Housing Owners
The Wall Street Journal (September 8, 2020)
The Coronavirus May Change College Admissions Forever – Opinion
The New York Times (September 5, 2020)
Suspend The Students If You Wish, Northeastern. But Keeping Their Tuition Is Theft – Opinion
WBUR/NPR, Boston (September 8, 2020)
Republican Stimulus Bill Would Help Airlines, Exclude Student Loans And Direct Cash Payments – Opinion (September 8, 2020)

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