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November 6, 2020

A summary of university updates related to COVID-19

Submitted by Division of Communications and Marketing

Kansas State University continues to provide updates in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The following is a summary of announcements from Nov. 2-6.

Read a full list of communications related to COVID-19.

Come back, 'Cats.
Updates continue to be posted on the COVID-19 website, which includes guidance and frequently asked questions about the return to university campuses.

The university continues to track and evaluate COVID-19 data in our community.
Every week, K-State is updating the online dashboard that tracks COVID-19 data in university-connected communities.

The Riley County Health Department has identified a new COVID-19 outbreak and reported new cases.
As of Nov. 4, the Riley County Health Department has reported 145 total active cases in Riley County. The department also has identified a new COVID-19 outbreak associated with the K-State track and field team.

Read tips for coping with stress this semester.
Lafene Health Center shares tips for coping with daily stresses, including those tied to COVID-19.

Protect your family and friends by participating in asymptomatic testing.
Students are invited to schedule a COVID-19 test before leaving for fall and winter breaks. Appointments can be made at Lafene Health Center through the myLafene+ patient portal or by calling 785-532-6544. Learn more about asymptomatic testing at K-State.

Remember to wear your face coverings.
Mike Finnegan, assistant professor of leadership studies, talks about why he wears a face covering and the value of health and safety for others.