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Abbott takes executive action to curb coronavirus

Abbott takes executive action to curb coronavirus

June 26, 2020

By HARRIET RAMOS @HarrietRamosETC Gov. Greg Abbott closed Texas bars at noon Friday except for delivery and takeout. Dine-in restaurant capacity will be scaled back to 50 percent starting June 29. Commercial...

Stardom won’t stop coronavirus infection: A list of some celebrities who caught COVID-19

Stardom won’t stop coronavirus infection: A list of some celebrities who caught COVID-19

June 13, 2020

By JORDAN LACKEY @JordanEtc Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson When Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson announced they had tested positive for COVID-19 on March 11, it represented, for many people, the moment when the pandemic...

Overcoming COVID-19: Student's brother tests positive for coronavirus, recovers 3 weeks later

Overcoming COVID-19: Student's brother tests positive for coronavirus, recovers 3 weeks later

April 28, 2020

By Lindsey Craft @LindseycraftETC When Patrick Kwong’s temperature reached 103 on the morning of April 3, he knew it was time to get checked for COVID-19. At the MD Family Clinic in Dallas he first...

Campus coronavirus updates: Social sciences

Campus coronavirus updates: Social sciences

April 7, 2020

By HUNTER GARZA @HunterTateEtc The social sciences department was prepared to transition online in case of an emergency. Associate Dean and psychology professor Dora Falls-Saucedo said that the pandemic...

Campus coronavirus updates: Student services

Campus coronavirus updates: Student services

April 2, 2020

By SKYE SEIPP @seippetc Editors note: This report on student services is part of an on-going series by The Et Cetera on how campus departments are handling the switch to online-only and will be updated...

Campus coronavirus updates: Arts & communications

Campus coronavirus updates: Arts & communications

April 1, 2020

By Lindsey Craft @LindseycraftETC Editor’s note: This report on the Arts and Communications programs is part of an on-going series by The Et Cetera on how campus departments are handling the switch...

Campus coronavirus updates: STEM courses

Campus coronavirus updates: STEM courses

April 1, 2020

By ESON FELLERS @EsonFellersETC Editor's note: This report on  STEM programs is part of an on-going series by The Et Cetera on how campus departments are handling the switch to online classes and will...

Federal agencies loosen testing, treatment regulations to help fight coronavirus

Federal agencies loosen testing, treatment regulations to help fight coronavirus

March 31, 2020

By HARRIET RAMOS @HarrietRamosETC Federal agencies are ramping up their response to the COVID-19 crisis by expediting approval for new testing procedures and relaxing regulations to give health care providers...

Campus coronavirus updates: Continuing education

Campus coronavirus updates: Continuing education

March 28, 2020

By SKYE SEIPP @seippetc Editor's note: This report on Continuing Education programs is part of an on-going series by The Et Cetera on how campus departments are handling the switch to online classes and...

Campus coronavirus updates: Career and technical classes

Campus coronavirus updates: Career and technical classes

March 27, 2020

By HARRIET RAMOS @HarrietRamosETC Editors note: This report on Career Technologies programs is part of an on-going series by The Et Cetera on how campus departments are handling the switch to online classes...

Coronavirus Timeline

Coronavirus Timeline

March 13, 2020

Read our full story here.  Compiled by Jordan Lackey and Skye Seipp This story was updated on Thursday, March 19 at 8:08 p.m. to add information from March 14-19.  Dec. 30 - Chinese Dr. Li Wenliang...

Coronavirus affects DCCCD

Coronavirus affects DCCCD

March 13, 2020

See our timeline covering the disease here. By Lindsey Craft and Eson Fellers @TheEtCetera Colleges around the nation have extended their spring breaks and switched to online-only classes due to the rising...

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