A Covid episode at Concordia University in Irvine has tainted in excess of 60 understudies and workers, inciting grounds authorities to counteract athletic practices and inclination against of-state travel for Thanksgiving.
The dynamic cases — 49 nearby understudies and 16 nearby workers, as per the college’s COVID-19 dashboard — were found through antigen testing that “was made accessible to our understudies who wished to be tried preceding getting back for Thanksgiving break,” authorities said.
The “vast dominant part” of influenced understudies and workers are asymptomatic, authorities added, and all are secluding.
“All the understudies have progressed into disengagement lodging, and all are as of now anticipating affirmation of the positive outcomes through PCR testing,” Concordia’s COVID-19 reaction group wrote in a grounds update Saturday. “Contact following, isolate and resulting testing of close contacts is progressing.”