Among the practices they are encouraging are wearing masks, maintaining six feet of physical distance, frequent hand washing, staying home if sick and attesting when visiting campus.
The virtual celebration is taking place on Saturday, Dec. 12 beginning at 10 a.m. Registration is required by Nov. 16.
During Wednesday’s COVID-19 town hall, speakers highlighted myriad ongoing efforts related to the disease.
Washington State University’s next virtual COVID‑19 town hall is taking place on Oct. 21 beginning at 11 a.m.
Newly available employee testing, leave options and plans for the Spring 2021 semester were among the topics discussed.
The university is encouraging all Pullman employees who regularly work on campus to get tested.
“Two cities, two universities—one community,” is an effort showing that WSU and the University of Idaho as well as the cities of Pullman and Moscow are all in the fight against COVID‑19 together.
The event will be broadcast live on Youtube beginning at 11 a.m. Questions can be submitted in advance using an online form.
WSU is encouraging all students in Pullman to get tested for COVID‑19 this month, regardless of whether they are experiencing symptoms. Testing is free. Students only have to bring their Cougar Card.
Testing by the Washington National Guard will resume at 1 p.m. inside the venue and be available until 5 p.m. for all current WSU Pullman students.