The UW System Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and individual campus teams are actively monitoring and responding to developing events related to the spread of coronavirus, or COVID-19.

  • EOC Summary, July 6

    July 6, 2020

    UW System Coronavirus/COVID-19 EOC Update July 6, 2020 Overview India case counts continue to rise, now third largest case counts in the world. Upcoming paper asking WHO to classify COVID-19 an airborne virus. In the US, there are 40,000-60,000 cases per day. CDC issuing new guidance on shared housing, including residence halls, suggesting residents do […]

  • EOC Summary, July 2

    July 2, 2020

    UW System Coronavirus/COVID-19 EOC Update July 2, 2020 Overview Large percentage of cases are asymptomatic, 27 percent in recent CO study, with about 30 percent without known contacts. No evidence of antibodies as durable or long lasting, so may not confer long-term immunity, raising questions about herd immunity and vaccine effectiveness. CDC has new guidance […]

  • EOC Summary, June 29

    June 29, 2020

    UW System Coronavirus/COVID-19 EOC Update June 29, 2020 Overview There are now 10 million cases globally, with the 7-day average of new cases 15 percent higher than April peak. CDC estimates that for every confirmed case there are 10 others that are asymptomatic. In Wisconsin, a recent day showed 7.1 percent of those tested were […]

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Read the memos from President Ray Cross on UW System’s COVID-19 response.

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Memos from Ray Cross