Editor's Note: The following message was sent via email from USI President Dr. Ronald Rochon to USI students, employees and retirees on Friday, May 15 following two webinar sessions featuring updates and preliminary recommendations from three of the presidential task force's core committees.
I've recorded a short video for our campus community that provides a summary of the ongoing work of the University of Southern Indiana's task force on COVID-19 as we move toward a finalized plan for our safe and orderly return to campus.
With safety at the core of decision making, I am outlining five immediate action items:
Earlier today, Friday, May 15, the task force presented its full list of preliminary recommendations to me and to our campus community, outlining a detailed plan that lays the foundation for much work that will be done in the coming days and weeks. If you were unable to attend, this informational Zoom session has been uploaded to the University's COVID-19 website. You will need to enter your USI credentials to view.
Until we are able to be together again, I ask that you stay safe, stay positive, continue to collaborate and to show each other grace. We will continue to get through this together.
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