Friday, February 28, 2020

Coronavirus Guidelines from UC

Guidelines from UC for dealing with the coronavirus are being distributed via email today.

The 19-page document deals with such issues as quarantining students, rules for employees, travel abroad, etc.

A copy of the guidelines is available at:

UPDATE: From the Mercury News:

A student living in a dormitory at UC Davis has shown “mild symptoms” of coronavirus and has been placed in isolation, along with two other students living in the dorm, Yolo County and university officials said Thursday. The student has a runny nose and a cough after potentially being exposed to someone with coronavirus, officials said. The individual is in isolation at a home off campus. The two other individuals in isolation are the student’s roommates and are not showing signs of the virus.

Officials declined to say whether the three are in isolation in Davis. They are isolating “out of an abundance of caution,” according to a university press release. The Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta is testing the student’s specimen for the virus and results are expected back in three to four days...

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