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Philly school district students who play winter, spring sports must be vaccinated prior to seasons

School District of Philadelphia Vaccine requirement

Government

Philly pushes back COVID-19 vaccination deadline for colleges, health care systems

Philly COVID-19 vaccine mandate

Education

School District of Philadelphia seeks public input as search for new superintendent begins

Philadelphia Schools superintendent

Sponsored

Financial literacy among students in Philadelphia: It’s time to close the gap

Limited - PFCU Student financial literacy

Education

COVID-19 outbreak at La Salle's campus forces all classes online

La Salle University COVID-19

Education

Archdiocese of Philadelphia students, teachers required to wear masks in school

Archdiocese of Philadelphia schools mask mandate

Health News

Philly to implement COVID-19 vaccine mandate for colleges, health care systems

Philly colleges COVID-19 vaccine mandate

Prevention

N.J. to reverse course, reimplement COVID-19 mask mandate in schools this fall

New Jersey schools masks

Transportation

Philly students to receive new SEPTA fare card as replacement for Transpasses

SEPTA Student Fare Card

Arts & Culture

Campus Philly's CollegeFest returns in September

CollegeFest free museum admission

Education

N.J. to lift COVID-19 mask mandate in schools this fall

New Jersey schools masks

Investigations

Bucks County teen mourned after fatal car crash on prom weekend

CB East Mannino

Mental Health

CHOP to provide mental health services to Girard College students

Girard College Philly

Education

All New Jersey schools expected to fully reopen next fall

NJ schools COVID-19

Education

More Philly public schools set to resume in-person learning this week

School District of Philadelphia

Prevention

Testing, contact tracing and consequences for not following rules reduced COVID-19 spread in N.J. school

CDC study school COVID-19 spread

Education

For first time in a year, some Philly public schools to open next week for hybrid learning

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Mental Health

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

college students mental illness

Government

Pennsylvania expands SNAP eligibility to qualifying college students

SNAP benefits College

Comcast

Comcast boosts Internet Essentials speeds after criticism from students

comcast speed increases

Music

Philly student creates MLK-inspired song calling out racial injustice

MLK Philly student song

Education

Philly schools offering hybrid learning model to students interested in returning

Philadelphia hybrid learning model

Education

Here are the Access Centers where Philly students can take their virtual classes

Philly Access Centers

Colleges

Gettysburg College sends most students home after mandatory quarantine

gettysburg college covid-19 students

Education

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

Temple University in-person classes

Education

This map shows the locations of Access Centers where Philadelphia students can take classes virtually

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Education

Pennsylvania schools can implement face-covering breaks, officials say

pennsylvania schools masks

Education

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

Penn State COVID-19 compact

Education

New Jersey allowing school districts to begin fall classes remotely

New Jersey schools COVID-19

Education

Penn shifts to virtual classes for fall semester, slashes tuition

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Education

Staffing shortage prompts Central Bucks School District to start year all-online

Central Bucks COVID

Protests

Philly students, teachers call for cutting school police, adding social workers

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Education

Nearly half of Philly parents would send their kids to school now, survey shows

school district reopening survey

Police

Philly schools' plan to rebrand police as 'safety officers' draws ire of student union

school district philly police

Education

New Jersey's school reopening guidelines call for sweeping changes

new jersey schools reopening

Prom

Questlove to cap 'Better Late than Never' virtual prom with DJ set

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Lawsuits

Drexel student sues for tuition refund following university's abrupt shutdown due to coronavirus

Drexel class action suit

Illness

Villanova University instructs students in Italy to return home amid coronavirus outbreak

Villanova

Accidents

Pennsylvania college student survives 80-foot-fall from cliff at state park

McConnells Mills Student Falls

School Funding

A Pennsylvania school district ran out of paper for 2020 in February

Illness

Penn student stuck in Chinese 'ghost city' amid coronavirus lockdown

Events

Philadelphia Firefighters & Paramedics Local Union 22 distributes coats to students at annual 'Operation Warm' event

Operation Warm - Local 22 - Students

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