October 2020

Date: October 31, 2020 To: University Community From: President Jaffus Hardrick Re: COVID-19 Update Let me express how thankful I am to each and every member of our FMU family for your commitment and dedication. Providing a safe environment to keep our students learning and staff growing is our priority. Our goal is to get students across the finish line and be successful. It has taken everyone’s collective efforts to persevere through a challenging semester, and for this I am grateful. We have launched our S.P.R.E.A.D. Lion Pride campaign (Sanitize, Protect, Respect, Educate, and Distance), reaffirming our commitment to our community’s safety. Please read

Date: October 27, 2020 To: University Community From: President Jaffus Hardrick Re: COVID-19 Update Florida Memorial University, like other universities, continues to adjust and provide a quality education to our students while managing challenges imposed by the global health pandemic. The health and well-being of our students, faculty, and staff has been and remains our top priority. I want to extend my appreciation to our campus community, who have demonstrated a steadfast commitment to helping keep our FMU safe. Outlined below are the latest updates regarding our COVID-19 protocols. Testing Update As reflected in our COVID-19 Dashboard, there were no new reported cases of COVID-19 as

Date: October 16, 2020 To: University Community From: Dr. Jaffus Hardrick President Re: University Update Greetings FMU family: I am writing to share updated information regarding classes and activities for the remainder of the Fall semester. The health and well-being of our entire community is our priority, and it is with you in mind that these decisions were made. Academics Beginning Monday, October 19, we will transition to remote learning. Students who reside on campus have the option to leave any time between now and November 13, prior to the Thanksgiving break. All students must officially check out of the residence halls by 5:00 PM on

Date: October 11, 2020 To: University Community From: President Jaffus Hardrick Re: Critical Update: FMU COVID-19 Greetings FMU family: Over the past few days, Florida Memorial University (FMU) has been the subject of negative press and social media posts. These communications imply that the University has not been forthcoming about the status of COVID-19 on campus. It is not and never has been our intention to hide critical information from our University community. Please know that negative and inaccurate messaging is damaging to the University and hinders our ability to garner much-needed resources for our students. The safety of our students, faculty, and staff has been

Date: October 1, 2020 To: University Community From: President Jaffus Hardrick Re: COVID-19 Update 15 I want to extend my appreciation to the campus community who have demonstrated tremendous commitment to the University during this difficult time. Please be assured that the health and safety of all our employees, customers, and vendors are always our priority. Earlier today, we were notified that an increased number of students and staff members who were tested this week received a positive result for COVID-19. Upon learning this information, we immediately followed the Florida Department of Health and Centers for Disease Control protocols. Contact tracing has been initiated and

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