CORONAVIRUS



7/23/2020, 2:16pm

Commentary: Minorities face heightened risk in coronavirus pandemic

As COVID-19 coronavirus cases in the United States surpass the 3 million mark, according to the national Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, evidence shows the health crisis is disproportionately impacting minorities. In particular, Latino Americans are bearing the brunt of the burden.


7/17/2020, 6:36pm

APSCUF members share concerns for face-to-face teaching in the fall

Anxiety, fear and stress are a common sentiment as the world navigates the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. From world leaders to businesses and industries to schools and to households, preventing exposure and stopping the spread of the coronavirus is in the forefront of people's minds. 


7/17/2020, 10:40am

PSAC suspends fall sports, hopes shift to spring 2021

The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) announced in a press release Wednesday morning that all athletic events and championships through the 2020 fall semester are officially suspended in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic.


6/15/2020, 10:49am

Shippensburg University announces plans for fall semester

Classes will begin Aug. 17, one week prior to the pre-pandemic schedule listed on ship.edu, and conclude on campus at Thanksgiving break. Finals will remotely occur after Thanksgiving break, according to officials. There will be no fall break in October, students will instead have to wait until Nov. 23 and 24. 


5/1/2020, 9:01am

Comedians and actors come together to raise donations to battle COVID-19

They say laughter is the best medicine, and this Friday night a group of comedians and actors will do their part to feed it to audiences across the world. The Americares Foundation will hold a comedy show to raise donations for COVID-19 coronavirus relief. The show, titled “COVID is No Joke” will air Friday, May 1st, at 8 p.m. Eastern Time.