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A new tracing system and a new safety website are being launched at De Montfort University Leicester (DMU) to make the new term as safe as possible for students. Called Your DMU security the new site provides a one-stop-shop for all the latest health and safety information related to COVID-19, to ensure that students can …

The number of freshmen at Misericordia University is down 14%. Vice President of Enrollment Glenn Bozinski said he expected a drop of around 15% from April due to the COVID-19 pandemic and its effects on the economy. A total of 351 freshmen have enrolled at the university this semester, Bozinski said. The total number of …

Several departments include the University’s Office of Information Technology. Learn more about the direction of each department and the people who work there. An organizational chart of the entire Office can be found at the bottom of this page. Additional departmental organizational charts are available upon request by University employees and students; please send inquiries …

Article by Cindy Hall Photos by Evan Krape | Video by Ally Quinn 23 april 2020 Prospective and admitted students connect with UD online Choosing a college has become more difficult for students. Due to closures linked to the pandemic, many admitted students will have to decide where they will study over the next four …

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, universities around the world turned to virtual learning, and a host of negative consequences quickly followed. Virtual learning exhausts students, exacerbates social class differences, and reflects gender inequalities that exist in face-to-face classes. And yet, despite all its drawbacks, virtual learning has undeniable equalizing power. More higher education …

For current 13th graders looking to start college this fall, the pandemic has thrown a lot in the air. With Cambridge University confirms all of its lectures for the 2020-2021 academic year are to be taught online, there is strong concern that other institutions may follow suit. Although Durham University has yet to confirm its …

But what about the eyes? Should we all also wear eye protection or face shields? It is certainly possible that a person could catch Covid-19 through the eyes, said Dr. Thomas Steinemann, clinical spokesperson for the American Academy of Ophthalmology. There are “Emerging evidence” that people catch the virus from droplets floating in the air, …

UPDATE 5:30 PM: Good news! After almost four hours, Facebook Messenger is back online. It is unclear what caused the outage, although Facebook has now confirmed that its service encountered major issues earlier today. In a statement sent to Express.co.uk, a spokesperson for the Facebook company said: “Earlier today, some people had difficulty sending or …

MUMBAI: Screenshots of alleged WhatsApp conversations between Republic TV’s Arnab Goswami and the arrested ex-CEO TV BARC rating agency, Partho Dasgupta – who is part of the Mumbai Police’s 3,600-page supplemental indictment sheet in the TRP scam – fell into the public domain on Friday and caused a stir on social media. Among other things, …

I am a doctor-researcher and I am used to making clinical, scientific and public health decisions based on data. Part of my job is to advise on the composition of the flu shot each year. In this coronavirus pandemic, like everyone else, I had to adapt to the uncertainties. There are many uncertainties surrounding the …