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Chapman University COVID-19 surge dissipates, but some students are still concerned

Spectrum News 1, Sept. 18, 2021

September 18, 2021

Chapman University COVID-19 surge dissipates, but some students are still concerned

Andrew Noymer, a University of California, Irvine, [associate] professor of infectious diseases, said it’s a mistake for administrators to treat vaccinated people as indestructible. “So many colleges seem to have this attitude that testing is for the unvaccinated and if you’re vaccinated you’re invulnerable,” Noymer said. “That’s just not the reality.”