March 31, 2020

‘Ville Daily | March 31, 2020

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

 

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TODAY’S UPDATES DUE TO COVID-19

 

Millersville’s Coronavirus Webpage is updated every day with the latest emails and information available.

 

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

New Today – The Writing Center is Now Open and Online

From March 30 – Appointment of Executive Associate to the Provost

From March 30 – The March Marauder Connections is here!

From March 30 – Have your VIRTUAL event posted on the Millersville University Events Calendar!

From March 27 – Incomplete Grade Completion Deadline Extended – Faculty/Students

From March 26 –Annual Global Well-Being and Social Change Conference–Join us, Virtually

From March 25 – Dao Retirement Reception Delayed

Today – Virtual Trans Day of Visibility(TDOV) – 3/31/2020

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STUDENT NEWS AND GET INVOLVED

New Today – Tutoring and Learning Services FAQ

New Today – Basic Skills Test is available online March 31 and April 1

From March 30 – Memo from Title IX

From March 30 – Nominate incredible students and orgs for the Marauder Leadership Awards by April 8

From March 30 – Connect with CSIL Virtually through a Zoom Meet-Up!

From March 30 – Summer Employment at the SMC Info Desk

From March 26 – Update from Housing

From March 26 – Skillsoft Professional Development Opportunities for Student Employees

From March 25 – Textbook Rental Due Date Extended

From March 25 – Intercultural Virtual Lounge-Join Us!

From March 25 – Hiring Educational Support Coaches Fall 2020

From March 25 – Success Strategies for Online Courses

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FACULTY/STAFF NEWS

From March 30 – Resources for Faculty from the Chronicle of Higher Education

From March 30 – Library Remote Access to Continue Through April 3

From March 30 – Summer Sessions Communication to Faculty

From March 30 – Faculty Reporting Responsibilities re: Class Attendance – Due Apr 3

From March 27 – If You Have MU Computer Equipment at Home – Please Fill Out This Survey

From March 26 – Information on Student TAPS for Faculty Advisors

From March 26 – Skillsoft Professional Development Opportunities for Staff & Faculty

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NEWS RELEASES

Millersville Departments Donate Masks, Gloves and More for Coronavirus Relief

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MEDIA COVERAGE

3/30 – WFMZ – Millersville University included in, “Pa. schools system makes changes to summer sessions”

3/22 – LNP – Millersville University and the Outdoor Learning Network Initiative highlighted in, “3 school districts, MU partner in environmental stewardship initiative”

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March 30, 2020

‘Ville Daily | March 30, 2020

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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TODAY’S UPDATES DUE TO COVID-19

Update from President Wubah

Resources for Faculty from the Chronicle of Higher Education

Millersville’s Coronavirus Webpage is updated every day with the latest emails and information available.

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

New Today – Appointment of Executive Associate to the Provost

New Today – The March Marauder Connections is here!

New Today – Have your event posted on the Millersville University Events Calendar!

From March 27 – Incomplete Grade Completion Deadline Extended – Faculty/Students

From March 26 – Annual Global Well-Being and Social Change Conference–Join us, Virtually

From March 25 – Dao Retirement Reception Delayed

Tomorrow – Virtual Trans Day of Visibility(TDOV) – 3/31/2020

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STUDENT NEWS AND GET INVOLVED

New Today – Memo from Title IX

New Today – Nominate incredible students and orgs for the Marauder Leadership Awards by April 8

New Today – Connect with CSIL Virtually through a Zoom Meet-Up!

New Today – Summer Employment at the SMC Info Desk

From March 26 – Update from Housing

From March 26 – Skillsoft Professional Development Opportunities for Student Employees

From March 25 – Textbook Rental Due Date Extended

From March 25 – Intercultural Virtual Lounge-Join Us!

From March 25 – Hiring Educational Support Coaches Fall 2020

From March 25 – Success Strategies for Online Courses

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FACULTY/STAFF NEWS

New Today – Resources for Faculty from the Chronicle of Higher Education

New Today – Memorial Arrangements Announced for Dr. Lisa Shibley

New Today – Library Remote Access to Continue Through April 3

New Today – Summer Sessions Communication to Faculty

New Today – Faculty Reporting Responsibilities re: Class Attendance – Due Apr 3

New Today – Getting Ready for Monday – Message to Faculty

New Today – If You Have MU Computer Equipment at Home – Please Fill Out This Survey

From March 26 – Information on Student TAPS for Faculty Advisors

From March 26 – Skillsoft Professional Development Opportunities for Staff & Faculty

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NEWS RELEASES

Legislative Update

Millersville Departments Donate Masks, Gloves and More for Coronavirus Relief

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MEDIA COVERAGE

3/30 – PennLive – Millersville University’s professor Alex DeCaria and student Grant Carlton featured in, “For Pa. state universities, online courses involve a learning curve for faculty, students alike”

3/29 – LNP – Obituary for Dr. Lisa ShibleyPDF version

3/28 – LNP – “On this date 50 years ago in local sports: Millersville introduced new football coach Gene Carpenter”

3/27 – LNP – Millersville art & design department included in, “Ensuring appreciation: Insurance companies team up to serve Lancaster EMS food”

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EVENTS: UNIVERSITY CALENDAR

March 30 – All face-to-face classes that transitioned to remote instruction resume.

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March 27, 2020

‘Ville Daily | March 27, 2020

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

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TODAY’S UPDATES DUE TO COVID-19

For Students – Important Information for Remote Learning

Getting Ready for Monday – Message to Faculty

Incomplete Grade Completion Deadline Extended – Faculty/Students

Faculty/Staff – If You Have MU Computer Equipment at Home – Please Fill Out This Survey

For staff -Remote work extended through April 3

Spring Semester FAQs – For Students

FAQs for Faculty/Staff

Millersville’s Coronavirus Webpage is updated every day with the latest emails and information available.

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

New Today – Incomplete Grade Completion Deadline Extended – Faculty/Students

From March 26 – Annual Global Well-Being and Social Change Conference–Join us, Virtually

From March 25 – Dao Retirement Reception Delayed

From March 24 – Virtual Trans Day of Visibility(TDOV) – 3/31/2020

From March 24 – Virtual Courageous Conversation-Challenging Macroagressions & Xenophobia

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STUDENT NEWS AND GET INVOLVED

New Today – For Students – Important Information for Remote Learning

From March 26 – Update from Housing

From March 26 – Skillsoft Professional Development Opportunities for Student Employees

From March 25 – Textbook Rental Due Date Extended

From March 25 – Intercultural Virtual Lounge-Join Us!

From March 25 – Hiring Educational Support Coaches Fall 2020

From March 25 – Success Strategies for Online Courses

From March 24 – Adobe licenses for Creative Cloud available

From March 23 – Course Withdrawal Deadline for students Extended to April 10

From March 23 – Important Update for Student Organizations 

From March 23 – Fall 2020 Registration Appointment Times 

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FACULTY/STAFF NEWS

New Today – Getting Ready for Monday – Message to Faculty

New Today: For staff -Remote work extended through April 3

New Today – If You Have MU Computer Equipment at Home – Please Fill Out This Survey

From March 26 – Information on Student TAPS for Faculty Advisors

From March 26 – Skillsoft Professional Development Opportunities for Staff & Faculty

From March 24 – Faculty Evaluation Deadline Extensions

From March 23 – Course Withdrawal Deadline for students Extended to April 10

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NEWS RELEASES

Millersville Creates Emergency Fund for Students Impacted By Coronavirus

Free Access to Online Textbooks

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MEDIA COVERAGE

3/27 – PennLive – Millersville student included in, “Camp Hill couple balances working in ER, caring for newborn: coronavirus heroes”

3/24 – FOX43 – Millersville University transitioning to online learning included in, “With schools closed, Class of 2020 missing out on “senior spring””

Coverage of professor Alex DeCaria’s song to students in the Evening Sun

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EVENTS: UNIVERSITY CALENDAR

March 30 – All face-to-face classes that transitioned to remote instruction will resume.

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March 26, 2020

‘Ville Daily | March 26, 2020

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

‘Ville Daily will include the latest COVID-19 news relevant for the Millersville University Campus

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

New Today – Annual Global Well-Being and Social Change Conference–Join us, Virtually

From March 25 – Dao Retirement Reception Delayed

From March 24 – Virtual Trans Day of Visibility(TDOV) – 3/31/2020

From March 24 – Virtual Courageous Conversation-Challenging Macroagressions & Xenophobia

Millersville’s Coronavirus Webpage is updated every day with the latest emails and information available.

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STUDENT NEWS AND GET INVOLVED

Spring Semester FAQs

New Today – Update from Housing

New Today – Skillsoft Professional Development Opportunities for Students

From March 25 – Textbook Rental Due Date Extended

From March 25 – Intercultural Virtual Lounge-Join Us!

From March 25 – Hiring Educational Support Coaches Fall 2020

From March 25 – Success Strategies for Online Courses

From March 24 – Adobe licenses for Creative Cloud available

From March 23 – Course Withdrawal Deadline for students Extended to April 10

From March 23 – Important Update for Student Organizations 

From March 23 – Fall 2020 Registration Appointment Times 

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FACULTY/STAFF NEWS

Coronavirus FAQs for Faculty/Staff

New Today – Information on Student TAPS for Faculty Advisors

New Today – Skillsoft Professional Development Opportunities for Staff & Faculty

From March 24 – Faculty Evaluation Deadline Extensions

From March 23 – Course Withdrawal Deadline for students Extended to April 10

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NEWS RELEASES

Millersville Creates Emergency Fund for Students Impacted By Coronavirus

Free Access to Online Textbooks

Presenting Virtually

Help Campus Cupboard

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MEDIA COVERAGE

3/26 – LNP – “Marc Chagall’s Bible comes to Millersville University’s Eckert Art Gallery: take a virtual tour on Instagram”

3/25 – NBC10 – Interview with professor Alex DeCaria and student Grant Carlton on their viral songs

3/24 – Herald Mail Media – Millersville University included as location in, “WAMS science team wins big at regionals”

Coverage of professor Alex DeCaria’s song to students in York Daily Record and Chambersburg Public Opinion

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EVENTS: UNIVERSITY CALENDAR

March 30 – All face-to-face classes that transitioned to remote instruction will resume.

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March 25, 2020

‘Ville Daily | March 25, 2020

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

‘Ville Daily will include the latest COVID-19 news relevant for the Millersville University Campus

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

New Today – Dao Retirement Reception Delayed

From March 24 – Virtual Trans Day of Visibility(TDOV) – 3/31/2020

From March 24 – Virtual Courageous Conversation-Challenging Macroagressions & Xenophobia

From March 19 – Library Open for Remote Access, Online/Phone Calls Available

Millersville’s Coronavirus Webpage is updated every day with the latest emails and information available.

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STUDENT NEWS AND GET INVOLVED

Coronavirus FAQs for Students

New Today – Textbook Rental Due Date Extended

 

New Today – Intercultural Virtual Lounge-Join Us!

 

New Today – Hiring Educational Support Coaches Fall 2020

 

New Today – Success Strategies for Online Courses

 

From March 24 – Adobe licenses for Creative Cloud available

 

From March 23 – Course Withdrawal Deadline for students Extended to April 10

 

From March 23 – Important Update for Student Organizations 

 

From March 23 – Fall 2020 Registration Appointment Times 

 

Tonight – Join our VIRTUAL TRIVIA NIGHT! Wednesday, March 25, 6 p.m.

 

From March 19 – Free E-book Access Available

 

From March 19 – Registration is Open to Signup for Intramural eSports!

 

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FACULTY/STAFF NEWS

Coronavirus FAQs for Faculty/Staff

From March 24 – Faculty Evaluation Deadline Extensions

From March 23 – Course Withdrawal Deadline for students Extended to April 10

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NEWS RELEASES

Presenting Virtually

Help Campus Cupboard

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MEDIA COVERAGE

3/24 – Coverage of professor Alex DeCaria’s song to students in Philadelphia Inquirer, LNP and ABC 27.

3/24 – McKnight’s Senior Living – President Wubah has been appointed to the board of Landis Communities.

3/24 – Forbes – Millersville University included in, “COVID-19 Pandemic Spurs More Institutions To Go With Test-Optional Admissions”

3/24 – Professor Allen Howell featured in Progressive Insider

3/19 – Central Penn Parent – Professor Nadine Garner included in, “Coronavirus – what your kids need to know and how to tell them”

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EVENTS: UNIVERSITY CALENDAR

March 30 – All face-to-face classes that transitioned to remote instruction will resume.

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March 24, 2020

‘Ville Daily | March 24, 2020

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

‘Ville Daily will include the latest COVID-19 news relevant for the Millersville University Campus

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

New Today – Virtual Trans Day of Visibility(TDOV) – 3/31/2020

New Today – Virtual Courageous Conversation-Challenging Macroagressions & Xenophobia

From March 19 – Library Open for Remote Access, Online/Phone Calls Available

Millersville’s Coronavirus Webpage is updated every day with the latest emails and information available.

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STUDENT NEWS AND GET INVOLVED

New Today – Adobe licenses for Creative Cloud available

 

From March 23 – Course Withdrawal Deadline for students Extended to April 10

 

From March 23 – Important Update for Student Organizations 

 

From March 23 – Fall 2020 Registration Appointment Times 

 

From March 23 – Join our VIRTUAL TRIVIA NIGHT! Wednesday, March 25, 6 p.m.

 

From March 19 – Free E-book Access Available

 

From March 19 – Registration is Open to Signup for Intramural eSports!

 

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FACULTY/STAFF NEWS

New Today – Faculty Evaluation Deadline Extensions

From March 23 – Course Withdrawal Deadline for students Extended to April 10

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MEDIA COVERAGE

3/23 – Coverage of professor Alex Decaria’s song to students in Philadelphia Inquirer, York Daily Record and ABC27

3/23 – Education Dive – Millersville University included in, “Could coronavirus push more colleges to test-optional admissions?”

3/21 – WGAL – Professor Duane Hagelgans interviewed on COVID-19 preparedness

3/20 – Wall Street Journal – Professor Allen Howell included in, “Members of Sanders’s Online Army Ready to Fight On”PDF Version

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March 23, 2020

‘Ville Daily | March 23, 2020

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

‘Ville Daily will include the latest COVID-19 news relevant for the Millersville University Campus

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

From March 20 – Update from President Wubah

From March 19 – Library Open for Remote Access, Online/Phone Calls Available

Millersville’s Coronavirus Webpage is updated every day with the latest emails and information available.

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STUDENT NEWS AND GET INVOLVED

New Today – Course Withdrawal Deadline for students Extended to April 10

 

New Today – Ideas for Self Help from MU’s Counseling Center

 

New Today – Important Update for Student Organizations 

 

New Today – Fall 2020 Registration Appointment Times 

 

New Today – Join our VIRTUAL TRIVIA NIGHT! Wednesday, March 25, 6 p.m.

 

From March 19 – Free E-book Access Available

 

From March 19 – Registration is Open to Signup for Intramural eSports!

 

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FACULTY/STAFF NEWS

New Today – Course Withdrawal Deadline for students Extended to April 10

New Today – Obituary for Dr. Lisa Shibley 

From March 20 – Update from IT

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MEDIA COVERAGE

3/23 – LNP – Follow up story on former Millersville sports information officer, “On the Wright track: Former Millersville SID recovering after successful heart transplant surgery”

3/22 – LNP – Millersville University included in, “Lancaster weather: The year of no winter”

3/21 – LNP – Millersville alum featured in, “Matthew Woodson, the pulse of Music for Everyone’s percussion program”

3/20 – LNP – “Facing pressure from state officials, Millersville University announces student refunds for housing, dining”

3/18 – Kittatinny Ridge – Professor Aaron Haines authored article, “Acoustic Survey for Rare Bat Species Along the Kittatinny”

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March 20, 2020

‘Ville Daily | March 20, 2020

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

‘Ville Daily will include the latest COVID-19 news relevant for the Millersville University Campus

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

New Today – Update from President Wubah

From March 19 – Library Open for Remote Access, Online/Phone Calls Available

From March 18 – SMC closed through 3/27, Call Center open

From March 18 – Middle States Update

Millersville’s Coronavirus Webpage is updated every day with the latest emails and information available.

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STUDENT NEWS AND GET INVOLVED

New Today – Housing Update

 

From March 19 – Free E-book Access Available

 

From March 19 – Registration is Open to Signup for Intramural eSports!

 

From March 18 – Compliance Training Reminder

 

From March 17 – Information for residential students

From March 17 – New Online Course Withdrawal Form

From March 17 – Office of the Chancellor Guidance on Student Experiential Learning

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FACULTY/STAFF NEWS

New Today – Update from IT

From March 19 – Provost Request to Faculty:  Please Stay Away from Campus

From March 19 – Student TAPs for Fall 2020 Registration

From March 18 – Compliance Training Reminder

From March 17 – Mail Delivery Instructions

From March 17 – New Online Course Withdrawal Form

From March 17 – Office of the Chancellor Guidance on Student Experiential Learning

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MEDIA COVERAGE

3/19 – LNP – Millersville University’s Weather Information Center included in, “Abnormally warm and very little snow defines winter 2019-2020 in Lancaster County”

3/19 – York Daily Record – MU meteorologist Eric Horst included in, “Spring to usher in 70-degree temperatures, but chance for snow early next week”

3/19 – Penn Live – Millersville events included in, “Events canceled in central Pa. because of coronavirus”

3/19 – San Gabriel Valley Tribune – Millersville University included as host in, “Coronavirus halts promising plans for high school athletes hoping to make U.S. Summer Olympics team”

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March 17, 2020

‘Ville Daily | March 19, 2020

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

‘Ville Daily will include the latest COVID-19 news relevant for the Millersville University Campus

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

New Today – Library Open for Remote Access, Online/Phone Calls Available

From March 18 – SMC closed through 3/27, Call Center open

From March 18 – Middle States Update

Millersville’s Coronavirus Webpage is updated every day with the latest emails and information available.

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STUDENT NEWS AND GET INVOLVED

New Today – Free E-book Access Available

 

New Today – Registration is Open to Signup for Intramural eSports!

 

From March 18 – Compliance Training Reminder

 

From March 17 – Information for residential students

From March 17 – New Online Course Withdrawal Form

From March 17 – Office of the Chancellor Guidance on Student Experiential Learning

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FACULTY/STAFF NEWS

New Today – Provost Request to Faculty:  Please Stay Away from Campus

New Today – Student TAPs for Fall 2020 Registration

From March 18 – Compliance Training Reminder

From March 17 – Mail Delivery Instructions

From March 17 – New Online Course Withdrawal Form

From March 17 – Office of the Chancellor Guidance on Student Experiential Learning

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MEDIA COVERAGE

3/19 – LNP – Millersville expands optional SAT, included in roundup, “From suspending in-person classes to postponing graduation, here’s how local colleges are trying to prevent a coronavirus outbreak [updates]”

3/18 – New York Times – Professor Angela Cuthbert featured in, “A Plan to Develop Farmland in Amish Country Meets Resistance”

3/18 – Central Penn Parent – Professor Nadine Gardner interviewed in, “How to talk to teenagers about coronavirus – a lesson in becoming critical consumers of information”

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March 18, 2020

‘Ville Daily | March 18, 2020

FOR MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY FACULTY, STAFF AND STUDENTS

‘Ville Daily will include the latest COVID-19 news relevant for the Millersville University Campus

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UNIVERSITY NEWS

New Today – SMC closed through 3/27, Call Center open

New Today – Middle States Update

Millersville’s Coronavirus Webpage is updated every day with the latest emails and information available.

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STUDENT NEWS AND GET INVOLVED

New Today – Compliance Training Reminder

 

From March 17 – Information for residential students

From March 17 – New Online Course Withdrawal Form

From March 17 – Office of the Chancellor Guidance on Student Experiential Learning

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FACULTY/STAFF NEWS

New Today – Compliance Training Reminder

From March 17 – Mail Delivery Instructions

From March 17 – New Online Course Withdrawal Form

From March 17 – Office of the Chancellor Guidance on Student Experiential Learning

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