1 additional student tests positive for COVID-19


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Six additional COVID-19 cases.

Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Wednesday that one additional student and no employees have tested positive for the coronavirus, and one student has recovered, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of  Wednesday, seven students and no employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 176 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 169 have recovered since the semester began Aug. 23.