USC reports ‘alarming increase’ in COVID-19 cases – Los Angeles Times

Just one week into fall semester, USC is reporting “an alarming increase” in the number of COVID-19 cases in students among the campus community, according to a Student Health notice sent out Monday.

In the past seven days 43 cases have been identified and more than 100 students placed in a 14-day quarantine due to exposures, the memorandum from Dr. Sarah Van Orman, chief health officer for USC Student Health, said.

 

Source: USC reports ‘alarming increase’ in COVID-19 cases – Los Angeles Times