14 additional students test positive for COVID-19


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A wasted face mask lays in the parking lot outside of the Village Commons Bookstore in DeKalb.

By Northern Star Staff

DeKALB — NIU announced Monday that 14 additional students and no employees have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to the Campus COVID-19 Dashboard. One employee and six students have recovered. As of Monday, 36 students and two employees are currently COVID-19 positive.

The dashboard’s cumulative testing statistics show a total of 237 Huskies that have tested positive for COVID-19, and 199 have recovered since Aug. 19.