We’re still in the middle of a pandemic. UMD shouldn’t be sending students abroad.
Dorms are expected to be open at near full capacity next semester and physical distancing is not set to be required.
President Darryll Pines also announced a vaccine task force.
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“[Students] need the campus environment as much as they need our courses.”
This stop is one of 15 that will open at the start of next week, after a three-month shutdown.
Individual counties will decide when certain restrictions will be lifted.