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Novel Coronavirus Information

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Spring 2021 Semester Academic Calendar Changes

Thank you for your continued hard work as we kick off the fall academic semester. Because of your many efforts, students are about to embark on an engaging and meaningful virtual experience during this historic and unprecedented time.

September 3rd, 2020

Dining Options for Fall 2020

Bartol Hall will be the only dining location open on campus this fall. In
adhering to Covid-19 protocols, there will be no seating available. All social
distancing and cleaning protocols will be followed as well.

August 27th, 2020

Updated Simmons Sexual Harassment Policy & FAQs

The following communication was sent to the campus community on 8/17/20 by Gretchen Groggel Ralston, Associate General Counsel, Associate Vice President, & Title IX Coordinator. Dear Simmons Community, I hope this message finds you and your families well. I write to provide an update on new Title IX regulations released by the Department of Education […]

August 20th, 2020

Advanced Sandbox Session

This one-hour session will cover “advanced” Zoom features such as breakout rooms, polling, annotation, and whiteboard.

Simmons Zoom Security Feature Changes

Dear Simmons Community: When we wrote the community back in March about securing Zoom meetings, we provided some best practices to prevent Zoom Bombing, a then new, malicious activity where uninvited guests crash and disrupt Zoom meetings.  In recent weeks, this type of activity has targeted members of the Simmons community.  In the wake of […]

August 13th, 2020

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