Georgia Southern officials announce 12 positive COVID-19 ahead of its thirteenth week


Mitch Smith, Managing Editor for Print

STATESBORO — Georgia Southern officials reported a week of decreased positive COVID-19 cases, reporting 12 cases during the twelfth week of this spring semester.

After completing the twelfth full week of classes in the spring semester, “After completing the twelfth full week of classes in the Spring semester, the report below indicates a decrease of total cases from the previous week and the lowest total reported cases in the spring semester with 5 university-confirmed cases and 7 self-reported cases last week.” said a disclaimer on the GS’ reporting website.

COVID-19 Analysis 

  • Total positive cases (ninth week): 12
  • University confirmed: five
  • Self reported: seven
  • Students: 11
  • Employees: one
  • Statesboro campus: 10
  • Armstrong campus: two
  • Liberty campus: none