The City of Claremont has its first confirmed case of coronavirus, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health announced Tuesday.
Science columnist Stephanie Du SC ’21 elaborates on the problematic perception of the coronavirus and why compassion is more important than ever. “As more accurate information is dispersed about the coronavirus, I hope that it will allow people to have empathy and stand in solidarity with the Chinese community,” she writes.
Among the many devastating effects of the novel Coronavirus are the xenophobia and anti-Chinese racism it has fueled around the world.
A Pomona College student who left campus March 13 has tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday, the college announced Thursday.
As the coronavirus issue escalates in China, some 5C students were forced to make changes to their planned study abroad experiences.
Pomona College will cancel all public events and admissions programming in response to growing coronavirus fears.
Claremont Colleges administrators are stepping up preparations for coronavirus, including plans for if classes must be cancelled.
Overnight travel for Pomona-Pitzer sports teams is being cut back in an effort to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Harvey Mudd College is canceling its admitted students programming in April in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
As the Wuhan coronavirus continues to spread globally, more 5C students studying abroad are seeing their programs suddenly canceled.