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WU announces fourth COVID-19 case

Noah Dantes

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Willamette University announced over email on September 4 that another employee has tested positive for COVID-19. The employee has not been on campus since September 2 and was not in close contact with anyone at Willamette, as “defined by the CDC.” The employee is now in self-isolation at home.


Faculty and staff who test positive for COVID-19 are being asked to notify Danita Chapin <dkchapin> in Human Resources. Students who test positive are instructed to notify Tori Ruiz <truiz> in Student Affairs.


Willamette announced [two cases of COVID-19 on August 29], and [one case on August 24]. A student who tested positive for COVID-19 detailed support given by the university [here].

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