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COVID-19 News and Information for Students

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

Last updated October 26, 2020


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Five Things Your Chapter Can Do Online Right Now

Conducting chapter activities virtually amid the COVID epidemic is the best way to build connections safely. But what exactly can you do? Find out.

Digital Academics: Get More out of Virtual Classes

How can you maximize online classes? Check out the tips in this infographic to improve preparation, engagement, and studying.

Applying to Graduate School During a Pandemic

We’re here to help guide you through the many coronavirus-related changes to graduate school applications.

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Succeeding in Online Classes

The spread of the novel coronavirus is a monster situation to deal with, but you can still take control of your learning and keep up with classes.

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Characterizing SARS-CoV-2 antibodies

Characterizing SARS-CoV-2 antibodies

Neutralizing antibodies for the new coronavirus can be classified into 4 distinct groups to help treatment design, researchers say

COVID-19 pandemic causes 6-month plunge in CO₂ emissions

COVID-19 pandemic causes 6-month plunge in CO₂ emissions

Emissions fell nearly 9% worldwide, mostly due to transportation slowdowns

Small molecule takes aim at the RNA of SARS-CoV-2

Small molecule takes aim at the RNA of SARS-CoV-2

Though far from the clinic, a two-part compound tags viral RNA for destruction by enzymes


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