Chancellor Malatras Directs SUNY Oneonta to Transition All Students to 100% Remote Learning Off Campus for Fall Semester Following Nearly 400 COVID-19 Cases

Posted to Applied Web NY on Thu, 09/03/2020 - 18:23

Oneonta, NY – State University of New York Chancellor Jim Malatras today directed SUNY Oneonta to begin transitioning all students to 100 percent remote learning off campus for the duration of the fall semester following an increase of COVID-19 cases, now at nearly 400. Chancellor Malatras directed SUNY Oneonta to implement a coordinated and orderly wind-down of all physical and in-person activities on the campus for the remainder of the fall semester. This plan must be reviewed and approved by the local department of health with specific and clear timelines to maximize the safety and health of students. Chancellor Malatras appointed Hank Bennett as SUNY Special Advisor to manage the transition plan for SUNY Oneonta.