They did just send out a UO Alert text to everyone who’s registered their cell phones for this service – a week after the increases started – but if you follow the link you will find no useful information about where these new cases are coming from. Frats? Athletes? Clusters in specific housing complexes? Big parties? A few here and a few there?
For on-campus students they are now releasing good, but not timely, data on testing numbers and results. These show lots of tests and follow-ups, and very few positives. For off campus students, there’s almost no transparency.
There has been a significant increase in COVID-19 cases among college-aged individuals in Lane County over the past week.
As you go into the weekend, remember you can reduce your risk of contracting and unknowingly spreading COVID-19 by limiting the number of people with whom you are in close contact.