9 additional students test positive for COVID-19


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COVID-19 signs posted in the Holmes Student Center.

By Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Thursday that nine additional students and no employees have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. As of Thursday, 21 students and two employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 214 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 191 have recovered since Aug. 19.