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Texas State reports 27 new COVID-19 cases

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Texas State’s COVID-19 dashboard added 27 new student cases and one new faculty/staff case Sept. 3.
According to the dashboard, 123 student cases and eight faculty/staff cases have been reported since new student move-in began Aug. 16.
103 students cases and five faculty/staff cases have been reported since the fall semester began Aug. 24.
A total of 241 students and 36 faculty and staff members have tested positive for COVID-19 since March 1. The dashboard states that numbers include positive COVID-19 test results for students, faculty and staff who tested at the student health center or reported positive results after being tested at other sites. Results received from other sites are added to the graph based on the test date.
The University Star will continue to provide COVID-19 updates as any additional information is released.
Individuals concerned about possible exposure to COVID-19 are encouraged to contact their healthcare provider or the Hays County Local Health Department at 512.393.5520. For additional information about COVID-19, visit the Texas Department of State Health Services or the Centers for Disease Control website.
The University Star’s COVID-19 coverage can be found here.

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