March 20 COVID-19 update for the CMU community

March 20 COVID-19 update for the CMU community

Much of the world is in a state of emergency and is working and living collectively to stop the spread of COVID-19. As of 11:00 AM today, the Province of Manitoba declared a state of emergency amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Thus, present CMU activity and operations are subject to the context of emergency provisions.

Work from home

CMU Shaftesbury and Menno Simons College campuses at are closed to all from March 21–April 3, operating with a limited scope of necessary services.

Other than necessary services, CMU campuses are functionally closed

The only exception to the work-from-home mandate relates to functions that must be completed on campus and are deemed'necessary to the functioning of the university.

Next stage plans will be communicated to all faculty and staff prior to April 3. The length and extent of any changes is unknown at this time and will depend on directives from health authorities and governments in light of COVID-19.

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