Georgia Southern officials announce 17 positive COVID-19 ahead of its fourteenth week


Mitch Smith, Managing Editor for Print

STATESBORO — Georgia Southern officials reported a week of increased positive COVID-19 cases, reporting 17 cases during the thirteenth week of this spring semester.

After completing the thirteenth full week of classes in the spring semester, “the report below indicates a continued low number of total cases with 3 university-confirmed cases and 14 self-reported cases last week.” said a disclaimer on the GS’ reporting website.

COVID-19 Analysis 

  • Total positive cases (thirteenth week): 17
  • University confirmed: three
  • Self reported: 14
  • Student(s): 16
  • Employee(s): one
  • Statesboro campus: 16
  • Armstrong campus: one
  • Liberty campus: none