Georgia Southern officials announce 20 positive COVID-19 ahead of its ninth week


Mitch Smith, Managing Editor for Print

STATESBORO — Georgia Southern officials reported a week of decreased positive COVID-19 cases, reporting 20 cases during the eighth week of this spring semester.

After completing the eighth full week of classes in the spring semester, “the report below indicates a continued decrease of total cases from the previous week with 5 university-confirmed cases and 15 self-reported cases last week.” said a disclaimer on the GS’ reporting website.

COVID-19 Analysis 

  • Total positive cases (seventh week): 20
  • University confirmed: 5
  • Self reported: 15
  • Students: 18
  • Employees: two
  • Statesboro campus: 12
  • Armstrong campus: eight
  • Liberty campus: none