The hour-long event is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 28, and is being broadcast on YouTube. Questions can be submitted in advance.
Students traveling for Thanksgiving break are urged to get tested in advance and to remain home until the start of spring semester.
Newly available employee testing, leave options and plans for the Spring 2021 semester were among the topics discussed.
The event will be broadcast live on Youtube beginning at 11 a.m. Questions can be submitted in advance using an online form.
The University is paying for tests for students and making it as straightforward as possible to receive one, WSU President Kirk Schulz said during Thursday’s COVID‑19 town hall.
The hour‑long town hall begins at 4 p.m. Topics include WSU’s COVID‑19 testing efforts, the fall 2020 semester so far, and available services for students including academic advising, tutoring and mental health support.
With nearly three decades of experience delivering education at a distance, WSU is using its expertise to make the upcoming fall semester as seamless and enriching for students as possible.
Virtual town halls taking place throughout the month of August will allow members of the WSU community to ask questions and engage with university leaders ahead of the fall semester.
In addition to resources like academic and career advising as well as remote tutoring, WSU is launching a new hotline for academic questions as part of the move to distance learning for the fall semester.
The live broadcast on Youtube will begin at 1 p.m. and last for approximately one hour. Questions can be submitted ahead of time using an online submission form.