SCHUYLKILL HAVEN, Pa. — As Penn Staters gear up to resume their studies this fall, Penn State Schuylkill has been working hard to prepare for students’ safe return to campus. In addition to modifying campus facilities to optimize safety and mitigate the spread of COVID-19, the campus is installing technology to support and enhance remote-learning.
Students can expect to see the following when they return:
Additionally, touchless faucets will be installed in the bathrooms and 62 hand sanitizing stations will be available in high-traffic areas across campus.
To enhance the remote-learning experience and manage large classroom spaces while students and faculty practice social distancing, Penn State Schuylkill has augmented classroom technology to help faculty guide students through their courses while staying engaged.
Students and faculty will have access to the following classroom technology this fall:
Penn State Schuylkill is preparing campus facilities for students’ return, taking special precautions to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 for in-person classes and installing state-of-the-art technology to enhance remote learning.
“The health and safety of our students, faculty, and staff is paramount,” Penn State Schuylkill Chancellor Patrick M. Jones said. “These measures are designed to help keep everyone safe while allowing us to deliver the world-class education for which Penn State is known.”
As staff work fastidiously to enact these changes, Penn State Schuylkill looks forward to the campus community’s safe return.