Princeton University on Saturday raised its coronavirus risk level to “moderate to high.” The university cited “a surge in cases among undergraduate students, coupled with increased case rates in the area.” Princeton is requiring all…

The University of Tennessee at Knoxville will continue its mask mandate—despite a lifting of the mandate by the system, The Knoxville News Sentinel reported. System president Randy Boyd lifted the mandate on Monday night, citing…

Over the past year, colleges and universities have gained valuable experience collecting, analyzing and disseminating data. They initiated much of this work in response to the devastating impact of the global health crisis and the…

Saint Augustine’s University will move to online classes for a week. A letter to the historically Black campus from Christine Johnson McPhail, the president, said the move was “part of our ongoing efforts to protect…

Duke University announced new, stricter COVID-19 protocols Monday after its surveillance testing turned up hundreds of positive tests among its mostly vaccinated population. Duke, which required COVID-19 vaccination for students this fall, reported that in…

Last summer, colleges and universities across the country sought to plan for the fall semester and make decisions about teaching and student life. An animating force behind all the conversations and strategy sessions was the…