A Willamette employee tested positive for COVID-19 on Oct. 24, Willamette’s reopening committee announced over email on Oct. 27. The employee was last on campus Oct. 16, and was not in close contact with anyone at Willamette, as defined by the CDC. Additional details about the employee have been withheld due to privacy laws.
Faculty and staff who test positive are still being asked to contact Danita Chapin <dkchapin> in Human Resources, and students who test positive are to contact Tori Ruiz <truiz> in Student Affairs.
Willamette announced its ninth COVID-19 case of the semester on Oct. 4.