Live Updates: Latest News on Coronavirus and Higher Education

Published Apr 27 2021 at 10:00 AM GMT
  • Image: Colleges in Northeastern Iowa Won't Require Vaccines April 27, 6:19 a m Colleges in northeastern Iowa do not plan to require their students to be vaccinated against COVID-19, The Telegraph Herald reported.
  • Loras College President Jim Collins said the college is encouraging students to get the vaccines.
  • “If you do mandate, then you also risk the potential for lawsuits,” he said.
  • “That is a personal health decision,” said Kathy Nacos-Burds, vice president of learning and student success at Northeast Iowa Community College.
  • “Our role in our college is to educate people and get them to the best resources.” -- Scott Jaschik Maryland Requires Vaccines for All, Michigan for Students Who Live on Campus April 26, 6:11 a m The University System of Maryland will require all students, faculty members and other employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19 by the fall.



  • Published Apr 27, 2021 10:00 AM GMT