• There Was A College Mental Health Crisis Before COVID-19. Now It May Be Worse

    8 days ago - By The Huffington Post

    The pandemic is increasing anxiety and depression among young adults. Here's what can be done about it.
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  • College Professors Made Models Showing How Bad COVID-19 Would Be on Campus. Some Administrators Ignored Them

    College Professors Made Models Showing How Bad COVID-19 Would Be on Campus. Some Administrators Ignored Them

    8 days ago - By Time

    Who thought it would be a good idea to move thousands of teenagers and young adults across the country to college campuses, where, unencumbered by parental supervision, many college kids did what college kids do?
    Actually, Nigel Goldenfeld and Sergei Maslov , two University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign physics researchers, thought they had it figured out. They created a predictive model for the campus, which showed that with a robust, twice-a-week testing program for students, faculty and staff who are regularly on campus, a mask mandate and an app for contact tracing, COVID-19 cases...
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