Thanks to our colleagues at CriticalArc who are sharing their thoughts on the challenges of caring for people remaining on campus.
There’s a common misperception that universities across the world are closed. While the majority of students and academics are adapting to distance-learning, behind the scenes, most universities still have hundreds that remain on campus. And although classes have been suspended, the campus must remain operational for various essential services. Those on campus include executive leaders, public safety and security teams, residential students unable to return home, students and academics performing critical research, facilities management personnel, and contract workers. Despite their suspended state, universities and colleges have a continued obligation to provide duty of care to all constituents who remain on campus. Read the full article.