The Daily Tar Heel

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Wednesday December 2nd


Screenshot from the virtually-held Campus and Community Advisory Committee meeting, where Spring 2021 plans, surveillance, COVID-19 testing, and class formats were discussed.

Op-ed: Keep students centered in spring planning

"Many students have and will continue to demand that we remain in remote-only instruction through the spring semester or until a vaccine is widely available. Others argue that a return to campus is critical for their academic success and mental health. We express no opinion on that threshold question here, but we agree on this much: any attempt to return to in-person instruction must be accompanied by a robust, mandatory testing program."

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Column: Be wary of (political) party games

Instead of focusing on important problems (including environmental concerns, issues of equity, and access to quality healthcare) and how to go about fixing them, we are pulled into echochambers which encourage us to support our party no matter the potential value of proposals from the other side. 

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