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California universities reopen in person; will delta variant push students back to Zoom?

EdSource, Aug. 23, 2021

August 23, 2021

California universities reopen in person; will delta variant push students back to Zoom?

In-person classes across the UC system may also be allowed to continue even if the class has been exposed to a positive case. At UC Irvine, for example, if a student tests positive and has been attending in-person classes, the only students who may need to quarantine are those who came into close contact with the infected student, said David Souleles, the director of Irvine’s Covid-19 response team.