Category: St. Cloud State

Campus Thanksgiving Guidelines

Campus Thanksgiving Guidelines

With COVID-19 cases spreading and increasing throughout the state of Minnesota, the CDC has recommended Americans to not travel over the holidays to prevent further spread of the novel coronavirus. One of the communities that is impacted the most by these recommendations is college students, since most would return home for Thanksgiving weekend to return back to campus for finals […]

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St. Cloud State University to host free COVID-19 tests

St. Cloud State University to host free COVID-19 tests

(UTVS) St. Cloud State University is hosting a free COVID-19 saliva test for all students, faculty, and staff from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. tomorrow November 18th in the Atwood Memorial Ballroom. Participants who take the test will be emailed their results within 48-72 hours. To register for the event, use the Huskies Connect Page located here. Walk-ins will not […]

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Mental health during the pandemic

Mental health during the pandemic

Staying healthy mentally has been a challenge for people of all walks of life during the year 2020. With so many negative things happening in the world around us, it can be hard to stay positive. One of the groups affected the most has been young people, specifically college students. Most aren’t able to have a normal semester with online […]

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Red and black days on campus

Red and black days on campus

St. Cloud State University had it’s annual red and black days homecoming events last week. Although this homecoming experience had to be changed drastically to be socially distanced and didn’t contain any sporting events, the school was still able to have some virtual and in-person activities. Our own UTVS reporter Sarah Bunich was able to attend some of the events […]

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Flu shots on campus

Flu shots on campus

This year, it is more important than ever to receive your annual flu shot. With many healthcare resources running low to to the current pandemic, many doctors and nurses are trying to encourage the general public to receive the vaccine to prevent future illness in a system that is already stressed. UTVS reporter Claire Thorn was able to talk to […]

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Creating space for discussion

Creating space for discussion

SCSU and the College of St. Benedict’s and St. John’s University teamed up last week with a couple of local leaders in the community to have a discussion around policing. Members of the panel included professors Shawn Williams, Mary Clifford, and Malik Stewart, along with UniteCloud leader Natalie Ringsmuth, and moderator Crystal Diaz. The panel was entitled ‘What Should Policing […]

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St. Cloud Senate Race: who has your vote?

St. Cloud Senate Race: who has your vote?

This fall in St. Cloud there are two primary candidates running for the senate seat in district 14. First up is the incumbent republican Jerry Relph. Relph has been the senator for the St. Cloud area since winning the district back in 2016 by defeating democrat Dan Wolgamott. Relph was born in Boston, but attended college at Carleton and has […]

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SCSU to require masks on campus for fall semester

SCSU to require masks on campus for fall semester

St. Cloud State University announces new changes for the upcoming fall semester (UTVS) When students return to campus in August for the fall semester things will operate differently than in the past. St. Cloud State University will be requiring the use of face masks for faculty, staff, students, and visitors in all buildings including classrooms and labs in an effort […]

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Minnesota Department of Education, Others Release New Guidelines for Graduation Ceremonies

Minnesota Department of Education, Others Release New Guidelines for Graduation Ceremonies

Graduation ceremonies will look a lot different this year as new guidelines are released (UTVS) On Friday the Minnesota Department of Education, Office of Higher Education, and Department of Health released new guidelines for schools that want to have commencement ceremonies. Because of social distancing measures put in place as a result of COVID-19, the three departments recommend schools hold […]

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St. Cloud State recognized for community service efforts

St. Cloud State recognized for community service efforts

Five teams rank nationally for community service along with athletic rankings For the third consecutive year, the St. Cloud State University athletics department was recognized as one of the top in the nation in terms of community service. The Huskies recorded a high finish in the NCAA Division II Teamworks  HelperHelper competition. They Huskies ranked No. 28 in the country for their […]

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