COVID Safe Campus in the news

Through our advocacy, research, and policy work COVID Safe Campus is building momentum across campuses nationwide as we organize for COVID safety and disability inclusion in higher education.

For press and media inquiries, please contact:

Eiryn Griest Schwartzman, Executive Director 

Email: covidsafecampus@gmail.com

Latest coverage:

Chronicle Illustration of images from COVID Safe Campus webpages

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"When the University of Maryland at Baltimore’s law school resumed instruction online, along with many other American colleges, in the fall of 2020, Courtney A. Bergan had a momentous realization. It was the first time in their academic career that they had experienced meaningful inclusion."
By Sylvia Goodman | September 2, 2022
The Chronicle of Higher Education
 
"COVID-19 masking policies for fall are all over the place. Disability advocates worry about what it all means for diversity and inclusion, though U of Pittsburgh has negotiated a new way to accommodate high-risk faculty members."
By Colleen Flaherty | August 29, 2022
Inside Higher Ed
"With the lethal threat of COVID-19 on the decline, many colleges are relaxing policies to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Disability advocates fear that high-risk individuals will suffer."
By Josh Moody | April 29, 2022
Inside Higher Ed