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COVID-19 News and Information for Undergrad Students

Stay informed with the latest Coronavirus news, scientific information, and resources for students.

Last updated 6/30/2020

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COVID-19 Shakes Up Internships and REUs

Here’s how companies, research experiences, and undergraduate students are adapting.

COVID-19 and You

Understand how COVID-19 became a pandemic and what you can do to help your community.

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Transitioning to Online Classes

COVID-19 is a monster situation to deal with, but you can still take control of your learning and keep up with classes. Here are 6 things you can do to thrive in distance learning.


ACS Student Chapters share how they are coping during the pandemic

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Plastics during the pandemic

COVID-19 has meant a shift in plastics markets, and polymer makers are hustling to keep up

COVID-19 has disrupted fieldwork. Here’s how environmental chemists are coping

The pandemic has delayed environmental monitoring, but some scientists are finding ways to pivot

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Accuracy of COVID-19 antibody tests questioned

Systematic review finds that the quality of diagnostic results strongly depends on when patient samples were taken.

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COVID-19 Scientific Research in ACS Journals

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