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University Receives Grant to Improve Cultural, Medical Responses to Pandemics

While much of the world is still battling the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers at Colorado State University (CSU) are thinking several steps ahead by working...

Indian Students in the U.S. Grapple with COVID-19 Crisis from Half...

As the COVID-19 pandemic stretches into its second summer, many in the U.S. are enjoying a partial return to normalcy thanks to widespread vaccine...

New Study Reveals Pandemic’s Effects on LGBTQ College Students

While the COVID-19 pandemic caused numerous academic, emotional, and financial challenges for college students, a study released in May by the Williams Institute at...

Several Universities Issue COVID-19 Vaccine Requirements for Fall Term

Several universities are beginning to issue COVID-19 vaccination requirements for the upcoming fall semester. Schools like Rutgers University, Cornell University, and Nova Southeastern University...

Riot Near University of Colorado Boulder Leads to Clash with Police

On March 6, violence erupted at a large college party that turned into a riot near the University of Colorado (CU) Boulder after a...

Texas and Mississippi Universities Respond to Lifted Mask Mandates

This week, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves, both Republicans, announced the lifting of statewide facial mask mandates, forcing the higher...

Professors Are Exhausted and Concerned About Student Outcomes, Survey Shows

A new survey released on Tuesday shows that professors are exhausted from spending more time teaching and are worried about student equity and success...

Launching a Nursing Career During COVID-19: Recent Graduates Share What They’ve...

Early on in the COVID-19 pandemic, a number of state legislatures, colleges and universities, and state nursing boards allowed high-performing nursing students to graduate...

Colleges Weigh Options for an Uncertain Spring Semester

As COVID-19 cases continue to rise across the U.S., colleges and universities have devised a range of methods for keeping their campuses and surrounding...