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UC Irvine Goes Online Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

NBC4, Mar. 11, 2020 (Video)

March 11, 2020

UC Irvine Goes Online Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

The goal is to cut down on face to face interactions even though there have been no confirmed cases here at UC Irvine. … Campus officials say the majority of classes will move to online courses, which might include streaming lectures. Faculty can choose how they teach but it won’t be from a crowded classroom. “Campus isn’t closing, we are taking an approach where we are social distant but digitally connected”, said Tom Vasich, UCI Director, Media Relations