Colleges seek cover from lawsuits over coronavirus spread

Colleges seek cover from lawsuits over coronavirus spread

College presidents have been considering steps to safely reopen campuses for the fall, including mandatory coronavirus testing, robust contact-tracing efforts and class-size reductions. Whether those measures would shield institutions from a lawsuit remains unclear. Legal experts say students or employees at a college who were sickened by the virus would likely still sue their institution. […]
Boarding school associations BAISIS and BSA join forces

Boarding school associations BAISIS and BSA join forces

Under the agreement, BAISIS will formally become part of BSA Group, which comprises BSA and the Safeguarding and Child Protection Association. “This is a clear benefit for our members and ultimately the schools and students” “BAISIS and BSA believe passionately in...
US bans Chinese students and researchers with links to military

US bans Chinese students and researchers with links to military

It is thought around 3,000 current Chinese students and researchers in the US could be expelled from the country or denied reentry and visa renewals as a result. Undergraduates will not be affected. The move is an attempt to limit the use by the Chinese government of...