Campus News (page 4)

March 16, 2020

Telecommuting and Insurance Updates

Dear Scripps Faculty and Staff, Over the last week we have found ourselves in unprecedented circumstances due to the spread and serious consequences of COVID-19.   As you may have seen or heard, on Sunday, March 15, the Governor issued new recommendations for California. Specifically, the Governor recommends that those over 65 years old and those […]

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March 13, 2020

 Scripps College FAQ: COVID-19

Previous messages shared with the community about coronavirus can be found here:   March 12, 2020 CMS Athletics Update March 12, 2020 Information for International Students March 10, 2020 Study Abroad Update March 10, 2020 Notice of Event Suspension March 5, 2020 Precautionary Measures and Travel Guidelines March 2, 2020 Spring Break Travel Update GENERAL Q: Why […]

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Extending Virtual Instruction Through End of Semester

On Wednesday I wrote to you to inform you of the College’s decision to: Expand spring break by a week (so that spring break now runs from March 16 – March 27) Transition all classes to be delivered virtually beginning on March 30, the first day of classes after spring break Require that students vacate […]

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March 12, 2020

Information for International Students

By now you have received the information from President Tiedens regarding the next few weeks of the semester. I know you many of you have questions, as do I, but we will work together to chart the path in the coming weeks. Please feel free to come by the office to talk through any concerns […]

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CMS Athletics Update

After much consideration and discussion, we have suspended CMS spring athletic competitions effective March 15. I commend the SCIAC and the NCAA for making the difficult decision to cancel the remaining championships. We fully recognize and appreciate the time, energy, and passion our scholar-leader-athletes contribute to their teams and respective sports. Nothing, however, is more important […]

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March 11, 2020

Guidance for Staff

As you are probably aware, in an effort to help protect the health and safety of our communities, the College announced today that it will move all classes to a virtual environment after Spring Break. Public Access Scripps continues to monitor the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) and is working diligently to safeguard the safety and […]

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Guidance for Faculty

Dear Colleagues, As you have read from President Tiedens, Scripps will be moving to a virtual academic environment using Zoom.  This virtual learning environment will commence on Monday, March 30th.  There will be no classes during spring break or the week following (March 23-27) so that faculty have time to learn zoom and prepare this […]

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Guidance for Students

As you are probably aware, in an effort to help protect your and others’ health and safety, the College announced today that it will move all classes to a virtual environment after spring break. Students are asked not to return to campus after spring break and to meet academic requirements remotely until further notice. Students […]

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Remote Classes, Residential Life, and Campus Operations

Dear Scripps College Community Members, In response to the rapid progression of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic nationally and globally, Scripps College is adopting additional precautionary measures. Although no coronavirus cases have been reported in Claremont, government officials are predicting that the virus will continue to spread. As such, the chances of the virus reaching […]

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March 10, 2020

Study Abroad Update

Scripps works with the study abroad programs of other colleges and universities and program providers that we trust to put the highest priority on student health and safety and we have worked with many of them for decades. Our study abroad program partners have been copying our office on the messages being sent out to […]

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