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COVID-19 Report (10/16/2020) - The Gustavian Weekly

By The Weekly Staff | October 16, 2020 | COVID-19 report

COVID-19 Report

Gustavus On-Campus Update

As of October 12, 2020:
Total Positive Cases (since August 15): 21
Current Positive Student Cases: 2
Current Positive Employee Cases: 2
Total Students in Isolation/Quarantine: 14
Students in Isolation/Quarantine On Campus: 4
Employees in Isolation/Quarantine: 3

This data set is meant to encompass the on-campus impact of COVID-19 by counting cases where a person may have been on campus while infectious. For example, students who are living at home or employees who are working remotely and not visiting campus will not be counted in these on-campus numbers. This information is also available for viewing on the College’s COVID-19 Dashboard.

Minnesota COVID-19 Update

As of October 14, 2020:
Total Positive Cases (since January 20): 115,943
Daily Newly Reported Cases: 1,254
Daily New Reported Nicollet County Cases: 6

This data comes from the Minnesota Department of Health’s “Situtation Update” website, which is updated every day at 11 a.m.

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