U of A Makes Accommodations for More In-Person Classes

January 13, 2021


U of A Makes Accommodations for More In-Person Classes

NWA Daily

The University of Arkansas has had its fair share of challenges this year. With COVID-19 cases on the rise, the 2021 spring semester still remains in uncharted territory. However, the UA is still encouraging students to take in-person classes.

  • John Thomas, Manager of University Communications, said the UA worked diligently to discuss how to conduct in-person classes safely, and feels as though they've achieved that goal with what they have put in place. -KNWA/Fox24
  • This semester, in-person classes are up 43 percent, which is slightly under the University's 50 percent goal.
  • Some instructors and teaching assistants were given incentives (up to $4,000 extra!) to teach face-to-face.
  • The university intends to remains vigilant in its COVID-19 precautionary measures, updating its COVID-19 Dashboard every M/W/F.

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