Tag: FDA


Districts begin mandating COVID-19 vaccines for eligible students

August 27, 2021

Via: K-12 Dive

“While millions of people have already safely received COVID-19 vaccines, we recognize that for some, the FDA approval of a vaccine may now instill additional confidence to get vaccinated,” said acting FDA Commissioner Janet Woodcock in a press release announcing […]


U of California to Require COVID Vaccines for Fall

July 19, 2021

Via: Inside Higher Ed

The University of California moved up the timeline for its COVID-19 vaccination requirement on Thursday, saying it will require faculty, students and staff to be vaccinated two weeks before the start of the fall term. Previously, the university system said […]


Colleges prepare to store, administer coronavirus vaccines

December 14, 2020

Via: Education Dive

Pharmaceutical companies hustled to produce a vaccine. Pfizer’s vaccine, which the FDA authorized Friday for emergency use, is already being distributed. College students and faculty won’t generally be among the first to get it, however. Each state has developed a […]