IMPORTANT COVID-19 guidance for Graduation

* PLEASE READ IF YOU ARE PLANNING TO ATTEND GRADUATION EVENTS* Dear Members of the Harvard Chan School Community: With our upcoming Graduation celebrations for the classes of 2022 and 2020/2021 next week, we want to remind everyone that cases are on the rise locally, as are hospitalizations. With people traveling from all over the … Continue reading “IMPORTANT COVID-19 guidance for Graduation”

COVID-19 Required Testing

Dear Members of the Harvard Chan School Community: We hope you’ve had a chance to read yesterday’s message from the University that announced a transition to optional testing. Although we understand the University’s rationale for this policy change, after consulting with the University and the School’s COVID Planning Group, we have decided to continue required … Continue reading “COVID-19 Required Testing”

COVID-19 Guidance Update

Dear Members of the Harvard Chan School Community: We hope you’ve had a chance to read yesterday’s message from the University reinforcing the latest COVID-19 guidance. With high vaccination and booster rates and continued testing, Harvard and our School community continue to see a low rate of infections. Here are some important things to remember: … Continue reading “COVID-19 Guidance Update”

COVID-19 Updated Guidance

Dear Members of the Harvard Chan School Community: We are writing to follow up with further guidance and information about our mask-optional policy, which went into effect yesterday, March 14. We are glad that COVID-19 and hospitalization numbers continue to trend down locally and nationally, which has allowed the University to make the decision to … Continue reading “COVID-19 Updated Guidance”

Phased Easing of COVID Restrictions

Dear Members of the Harvard Chan School Community: We hope you’ve had a chance to read the message from the University that was sent this morning announcing the easing of Harvard’s COVID-19 restrictions. Given that this represents a new phase in Harvard’s management of the pandemic, we wanted to draw your attention to some of … Continue reading “Phased Easing of COVID Restrictions”

Updated COVID guidance

Dear Members of the Harvard Chan School Community: We hope you’ve had a chance to read today’s message from Giang T. Nguyen, executive director of Harvard University Health Services. Given the high rate of COVID-19 cases within Harvard’s campus community and continuing spread of the Omicron variant, the University is updating its guidance and protocols … Continue reading “Updated COVID guidance”