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UMN suspends study abroad in South Korea due to coronavirus

Jasmine Snow
February 28, 2020

The University of Minnesota has suspended student travel and study abroad programs in South Korea for the spring semester due to COVID-19 concerns, according to a campus-wide email sent Friday. The alert...

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UMN implements precautions for coronavirus

Jiang Li
February 13, 2020

Wendy Gao, a University of Minnesota Chinese international student, struggled to pay her tuition this semester because of the coronavirus outbreak. Her hometown bank was closed and did not reopen until...

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UMN Chinese alumni chapter launches campaign to support Wuhan

Jiang Li
February 3, 2020

A group of over 30 University of Minnesota Chinese alumni launched a campaign late last month to support Wuhan, the origin of the coronavirus breakout in central China. Alumni from the University Alumni...

UMN China study abroad programs suspended due to coronavirus outbreak

Niamh Coomey
January 31, 2020

The University of Minnesota has suspended all student travel and study abroad programs in China for the spring semester due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to an email sent to staff and faculty...