The Chronicle of Higher Education has an article on the CDC’s latest recommendations for colleges and universities. Brainstorm blogger Gene C. Fant wonders what impact the epidemic will have on faculty hiring.
Meanwhile, Inside Higher Education talks about the flu waiting game, and has some tips on how to teach students who have to miss classes because of the flu. How are folks out there adapting their syllabi to address the possibility of absences due to flu? What about faculty who need to take sick days — is there a plan to make sure classes get covered?