Notre Dame to offer end-of-semester COVID testing to students

first_img (“Notre Dame – 28” by Garden State Hiker, CC BY 2.0) The University of Notre Dame says they plan on offering COVID-19 testing to students at the end of the semester.The University notified students with an email on Wednesday, according to The Observer. Priority testing will go to students whose home address is in a state or country that requires a test for reentry based on the guidelines at the time.Surveillance testing will be stopped between Nov. 9 and Nov. 20 to allow for the departure testing, but saliva-based testing and diagnostic testing will still be available for those who request it. WhatsApp By Tommie Lee – October 8, 2020 0 231 Google+ Twitter WhatsApp Facebook Pinterest Twitter Facebook Pinterest Notre Dame to offer end-of-semester COVID testing to students CoronavirusIndianaLocalNewsSouth Bend Market Google+ Previous articleFootball Fridays continue in downtown South BendNext articleIndiana hospital leader says coronavirus could be here for two years Tommie Leelast_img read more

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HEAT ADVISORY in effect until 8:00 PM CDT Saturday for Freeborn MN and Faribault MN.

first_img…HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM CDT SATURDAY FOR FREEBORN MN AND FARIBAULT MN…* WHAT…Heat index values up to 101. Low temperatures tonight are only expected to fall into the mid 70s, providing little relief from the heat.* WHERE…Goodhue, Steele, Faribault and Freeborn Counties.* WHEN…Until 8 PM CDT Saturday.* IMPACTS…Hot temperatures and high humidity may cause heat illnesses to occur. Low temperatures tonight are only expected to fall into the mid 70s, providing little relief from the heat.PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…A Heat Advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of fluids…stay in an air-conditioned room…stay out of the sun…and check up on relatives and neighbors.Take extra precautions…if you work or spend time outside. When possible…reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when possible and drink plenty of water.To reduce risk during outdoor work…the occupational safety and health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments. Anyone overcome by heat should be moved to a cool and shaded location. Heat stroke is an emergency…call 9 1 1.last_img read more

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Get Your Arts Walk Map in Downtown Olympia

first_imgSubmitted by The City of Olympia Facebook68Tweet0Pin0 Night Spirits by Kristen Etmund graces the cover of the Arts Walk map this fall. Photo Courtesy of City of OlympiaOn Friday, October 3, from 5-10 p.m., and Saturday, October 4 from 12-5 p.m., 96 downtown businesses will open their doors to showcase the wonderfully rich and diverse resource of visual and performing arts of the South Sound Region. Arts Walk maps are NOW available at these participating locations, The Olympia Center, 222 Columbia St. NW and Olympia City Hall, 601 4th Ave E. A digital map can be found at here.Enjoy two days of drawings, paintings, prints, sculpture, ceramics, photography, fibers and other visual art. Take in diverse performing arts, from family theater to a variety of musical styles and dance from Ballet to Butoh, Blues to Barbershop! Check out the gastronomic arts in the Cajun Culinary Throwdown! Whatever art form moves you, chances are you’ll find it downtown during Arts Walk.For youth and families, the City of Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation Department sponsors a hands-on activity area with the Hands on Children’s Museum. Stop by Friday, October 3, at Washington Street and 5th Avenue between 5-9 p.m. for kid’s face painting and art making.The Arts Walk map cover this fall features the artwork Night Spirits, by Kristin Etmund. Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Kristen studied art and art history at The Evergreen State College, earning her Bachelor’s Degree in 2003. While at Evergreen, she had the opportunity to work with great professors and experiment with several different printmaking methods, eventually falling in love with the woodblock medium. Kristen has been creating and showing her work, often inspired by the beautiful flora and fauna of the Puget Sound, in Olympia for almost ten years.Arts Walk is sponsored by the City of Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation Department and the Olympia Arts Commission, with support provided by Art House Designs, Capitol City Press, Mixx 96 FM, and the Washington State Employees Credit Union along with participating artists and businesses.For more information, please contact Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation, at 360.753.8380 [email protected]last_img read more

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