10 additional students test positive for COVID-19, 2 students recover


Patrick Murphy

A disposable face mask lays in the grass along West Hillcrest Drive in DeKalb on Thursday, June 11th.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Monday that 10 additional students and one employee has tested positive for the coronavirus, and two students have recovered, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Monday, 31 students and three employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 336 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 302 have recovered.

As of  Monday at 3:20 p.m., NIU is at 4.9% quarantine and isolation use. This is a 0.6% increase from Friday.