Universities will never be the same. Donna Henry (University of Virginia at Wise) led a partnership that sent all of the university’s students home with a laptop. And they get to keep them forever. When COVID-19 made the Spring semester digital, John Broome (University of Mary Washington) quickly made a Facebook group for professors to support each other. Now an international resource, thirty-thousand professors are working together to get ready for the Fall semester.
Later in the show: Animals movements have changed as humans migrated indoors to quarantine. Anneke DeLuycker (George Mason University) says COVID creates an opportunity to develop new conservation technologies. David J. Barrish (Reynolds Community College) says that the restaurant industry is changing and culinary education has to change with it.
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