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BBC: Coronavirus: A college course world wants to study right now

With a third of the global population living under lockdown, many are turning to science for the answers on how to be...

CNN: NYU wants its senior medical students to graduate early and join the battle against coronavirus

(CNN) At least 69 students at New York University's medical school want to graduate three months early to help in the fight...

NPR: Virtual ‘Love Sweet Love’ From Quarantined Berklee College of Music Students

If there's a sliver of a silver lining in these uncertain times, it's music — from free virtual concerts to suggested playlists. One of the...

VOA: Liberty University Invites Students Back to Campus Despite COVID Pandemic

Liberty University, a private evangelical Christian school in the southeastern U.S. state of Virginia, has invited students back to campus this week,...

VOA: Class of 2020 Faces Vanishing Finish Line

We have separated so we can come together.  Not since the influenza pandemic in 1918 have Americans been asked...

NPR: Tips For Homeschooling During Coronavirus

With school closures happening all across the country due to the coronavirus outbreak, public schools are varying widely in what they offer....

CNN: Yale’s massively popular ‘happiness’ course is available free online

(CNN )As you're spending more time at home and working to stay sane during the coronavirus pandemic, you might be able to find...

NPR: Education Dept. Makes Changes To Standardized Tests, Student Loans Over Coronavirus

On Friday, the U.S. Department of Education announced new K-12 and higher education policies in response to disruptions caused by the coronavirus.

VOA: Students Scramble to Catch Last Flights Home

Parents, students and universities are scrambling across the United States and abroad as schools cancel classes and send students packing because of...

VOA: US Universities Struggle to Reimburse Fees as Campuses Close

The priority for most university students in the United States is clear: to move their belongings off campus as quickly as possible...

NPR: When Colleges Shut Down, Some Students Have Nowhere To Go

Lee Myers is a senior at Berea College in Kentucky. Up until March 14, he was living in a dorm called Deep...

CNN: The May SAT exam has been canceled due to coronavirus concerns by the College Board

(CNN) The SAT is canceled -- for now.The College Board, the organization behind the college placement exam, announced on Monday that it would no...

Anouncement

Krannert Center COVID-19 Operations Update and Performance Cancellations

Urbana, IL—On March 11, the University of Illinois communicated new guidelines for university operations, enacted to safeguard health during current COVID-19 conditions.

Urbana-Champaign COVID-19 message to students, faculty members, staff

The message below was distributed Wednesday evening to University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students, faculty members and staff.Dear Members of the University...

Urbana Park District cancels programs, events and rentals and closes buildings through April 12

The Urbana Park District has been closely following the Center for Disease Control guidelines on the Coronavirus (COVID-19) and has implemented several...

[Illinois] 2020 Roger Ebert’s Film Festival canceled

The 22nd Annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, co-founded and hosted by Chaz Ebert, announced today that the 2020 event has been...