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The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University in Qatar. Qatar announced that a nationwide closure of schools and universities would start March 10.

NU-Q moves to online classes following Qatari goverment’s closure of schools, universities

Troy Closson, Editor in Chief March 11, 2020

COVID-19 News Following the Qatari government's decision to close schools and universities nationwide due to concerns about the international outbreak of COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus,...

University Hall on the Evanston campus. Northwestern President Morton Schapiro said the school has “no plans to cancel Spring Break in a Tuesday email to the University community.

Schapiro: No plans to cancel Spring Break, more information on spring classes to be announced by end of week

The Daily Northwestern Staff March 10, 2020

COVID-19 News University President Morton Schapiro said Northwestern has "no plans to cancel Spring Break" and that more information about Spring Quarter classes will be communicated by the end of...

University announces coronavirus self-isolation policy

Isabelle Sarraf, Assistant Campus Editor March 9, 2020

COVID-19 News The University announced in a Friday release that administrative officials are implementing new self-isolation policies to keep the Northwestern community safe during the COVID-19 outbreak,...

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention suggest using an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60 percent alcohol if soap and water are unavailable to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Explainer: How Northwestern’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak has evolved over time

Isabelle Sarraf, Assistant Campus Editor March 5, 2020

COVID-19 News In the past few weeks, increasing concerns of pandemic following the international COVID-19 outbreak, also known as the novel coronavirus, have led Northwestern and other schools to impose...

Weinberg sophomore Sydney Matrisciano in Barcelona, Spain this February. She recently returned to the U.S. after her study abroad program in Florence, Italy closed in response to the country’s COVID-19 outbreak.

Northwestern student studying abroad sent home, spring break programs canceled due to COVID-19 outbreak

Isabelle Sarraf, Assistant Campus Editor March 5, 2020

COVID-19 News While students on Northwestern’s campus prepare for finals, Weinberg sophomore Sydney Matrisciano is spending her week in quarantine. Matrisciano was studying abroad for Winter and...

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