A total of 155 Colorado College students have been placed under quarantine for two weeks after a new student arrived on campus last Friday and tested positive for Covid-19, the college announced in its weekly newsletter.
The quarantined students have been told not to leave their rooms except to go to the restroom and only while wearing a mask, according to the newsletter.
University clusters nationwide: As schools and universities reopen for the new academic year, there are already reports of new clusters emerging at some locations -- and in some cases, those schools have been forced to close again just days or weeks after opening.
More than 2,000 students, teachers and staff members across five states have been quarantined after at least 230 positive coronavirus cases were reported.
Schools in Georgia were hit particularly hard; in the Cherokee County School District, which reopened schools on August 3, more than 1,100 students, teachers and staff members are under quarantine after new cases were reported.
Read more here: