Georgia Southern reports 17 positive COVID-19 cases during twelfth week


Andy Cole, Editor-in-Chief

STATESBORO — Georgia Southern officials reported a week of decreased positive COVID-19 cases, reporting 17 cases during the twelfth week of school.

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“The report below reflects that positive reports remain low and stable with just one university-confirmed case and 16 self-reported cases last week.” said a disclaimer on GS’ reporting website. “We must continue to exercise responsibility both on and off campus”

Three cases were reported from employees, six from the Armstrong campus and none from the Liberty campus.

COVID-19 Analysis 

  • Total COVID-19 positive cases since returning: 1,204
  • Total positive cases (twelfth week): 17
  • University confirmed: one
  • Self reported: 16
  • Students: 14
  • Employees: three
  • Statesboro campus: 11
  • Armstrong campus: six
  • Liberty campus: zero