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News for faculty and staff   |  Dec. 1, 2020

Holiday tradition brought to you

Leap into the holiday spirit online with IU Jacobs School of Music Ballet Theater's 2019 performance of "The Nutcracker" Dec. 4.

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An IU testing site worker watches as a man submits his saliva sample for COVID-19 testing

Asymptomatic testing

Free asymptomatic COVID-19 testing can now be scheduled at IU Bloomington and IUPUI. About 500 voluntary testing slots will be available weekly on a first-come, first-served basis through Feb. 7.
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Classroom safety

An analysis of this semester's testing on all campuses found that "the more in-person credit hours a student had, the less likely they were to test positive for COVID-19."

Gingerbread how-to

Want to order a gingerbread house kit from IU Catering, but need a little construction help? This video with chef Ashley Massie explains how to create a charming holiday masterpiece.
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2020 AAAS fellows

Faculty from the College of Arts and Sciences were elected fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, an honor that recognizes outstanding contributions to the progress of science and research.
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Deck your virtual halls

Do your Zoom meetings need a lift? We've pulled together a collection of snowy scenes around campus for your new virtual background.
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Around IU

It's time to learn about Zoom waiting rooms. Plus, catch updates on "Ask Aaron" webinars addressing safe holidays and vaccines, Document Services' hours, crowd-less home basketball games, and more.
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COVID-19 dashboard

The university's latest testing results are updated every Wednesday. Combining this data with analysis from its team of medical experts, IU is monitoring and minimizing the spread of COVID-19.

Events and Lectures

Remembering John Lennon 40 Years Later

With Glenn Gass; virtual  |  Dec. 8, 2020
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