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Operational update

(April 3, 2020): As part of the university's operations during the COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak, print publication of Columns has been temporarily suspended.

In the meantime, an online edition of Columns will be distributed weekly via email. Those who only receive the print edition of Columns can temporarily change their delivery preference at

The Columns website will continue to be updated weekly. The print version of Columns will resume when employees return to working on campus.

For more COVID-19 information and resources, visit

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