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Villanova University requiring all students, employees to be fully vaccinated by August

Villanova University COVID-19 vaccine

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Penn mandates all faculty, staff must be fully vaccinated by August

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Rowan University offering students incentives to get COVID-19 vaccine ahead of fall semester

Rowan University COVID-19 vaccines

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Penn, Drexel to require students receive COVID-19 vaccine for fall semester

Penn Drexel COVID-19 vaccines

Education

Pennsylvania's state-owned universities freeze in-state tuition for third straight year

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Education

College students still struggling to afford food and housing, Temple report shows

College student food and housing insecurity

Education

Rutgers among first universities in the nation to require COVID-19 vaccine

Rutgers COVID vaccine

Colleges

Chestnut Hill College plans for in-person, on-campus learning during fall semester

Chestnut Hill College open fall 2021

Education

Cabrini University to cut some academic programs, staff in effort to address financial woes

Cabrini University programs cut

Education

Rutgers University to divest from fossil fuels, pledges to invest in sustainability

Rutgers University Fossil Fuels

Education

Temple University to restore in-person instruction this fall amid a 'vibrant campus experience'

Temple University Fall 2021

Mental Health

Half of U.S. college students battling anxiety or depression, study finds

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Higher Education

St. Joe's, USciences to explore merger of two Philly universities

St. Joe's USciences

Government

Pennsylvania expands SNAP eligibility to qualifying college students

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Colleges

Villanova, in midst of another COVID-19 spike on campus, again threatens to make semester all-virtual

Villanova covid spike

Colleges

Penn athletics can partially resume training next month, school says

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Prevention

Temple University begins $10 million COVID-19 testing plan

Temple COVID-19 tests

Colleges

Temple will pay $700,000 in federal settlement over fudged business school rankings

Temple Fox School settlement

Development

Penn plans stunning West Philly lab for energy science and technology

Penn Energy One

Prevention

New Jersey colleges, universities urged to provide COVID-19 testing before students leave for Thanksgiving

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Arts & Culture

Students get in free on College Night at the Barnes Foundation

Barnes Foundation College Night

Colleges

Temple eliminates spring break as part of precautions to resume in-person classes next semester

temple university spring 2021 semester

Opinion

Colleges and the Thanksgiving COVID-19 risk: Fauci’s right – holiday plans may have to change

Thanksgiving College COVID-19

Temple University

Temple to allow limited number of fans at football games starting in November

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Education

New Princeton dorm honoring Black CEO to replace building once named after Woodrow Wilson

Princeton University Mellody Hobson

Illness

COVID-19 cases climbing again in Philly and Pennsylvania in October

COVIDS-19 Philly October

Education

La Salle University cutting 7 athletics teams amid financial challenges

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Education

Temple's faculty union calls for classes to remain virtual in spring semester

temple 2021 spring semester

Mental Health

For colleges, online mental health services are a 'silver lining' of COVID-19 crisis

COVID-19 Mental Health Services

Education

Community College of Philadelphia to continue all-remote classes through end of spring semester

community college of philadelphia spring 2021 semester

Education

Penn, Swarthmore College again represent region on U.S. News & World Report's best colleges list

Penn Swarthmore rankings

Labor Day

University of the Arts faculty planning to form labor union

UArts Faculty Union

Colleges

Gettysburg College sends most students home after mandatory quarantine

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Colleges

Temple suspends in-person classes for remainder of fall semester due to rising COVID-19 cases

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Education

Holy Family University closes Northeast Philly campus due to possible COVID-19 exposure

Holy Family University COVID-19

Illness

Temple's COVID-19 outbreak could spread beyond university, Philly health commissioner warns

Temple COVID Outbreak

Education

Temple pauses in-person classes for two weeks due to COVID-19 outbreak on campus

Temple University COVID-19 cases

Education

Temple students, faculty call for all-remote classes as fall semester begins

Temple University in-person classes

Health News

Swab, spit, stay home? College COVID-19 testing plans are all over the map

Colleges COVID-19 Testing

Colleges

Drexel University switches to only online classes for fall quarter

Drexel University fall semester

Education

Villanova University threatens to send students home after large gathering

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Education

Student backlash prompts Penn State to revise COVID-19 acknowledgement form

Penn State COVID-19 compact

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