23 03, 2020

Coronavirus in Seattle

By |2020-04-12T22:24:40-07:00March 23rd, 2020|

24 hours a day, the coronavirus has been causing chaos not only in the United States but across the entire world. The World Health Organization (WHO) has deemed the virus to be a global pandemic. Countries such as Italy have been shut down entirely. In the United States, schools, restaurants, bars, and other places of public gathering have been shut down by government officials. In Seattle, the situation is no different. What is Coronavirus? Although the current virus is typically referred to as the coronavirus, it is merely one of a multitude of viruses that are classified as coronaviruses. Previous [...]

15 01, 2020

Is the CoronaVirus in Seattle?

By |2020-04-12T23:05:03-07:00January 15th, 2020|

Three UW students being screened for suspected novel coronavirus tested negative for the virus. The three individuals who recently returned from Wuhan, China were suspected to have contracted the virus while they were there. All three students have now been cleared and are virus free. The incident involved one off campus student and two on campus living students. Test results have now shown all three students to be clear of the novel coronavirus.  So at this time, there are no active acses at the University. However,  University officials have asked the public to be patient as they deal with the situation. [...]