News Archives

Monday

November 9, 2009 2:26 pm

H1N1 Update for Nov. 9

After a hiatus of a couple of weeks, students have resumed their work in the local community in schools and other agencies.

Tuesday

October 27, 2009 5:48 pm

H1N1 Update for Oct. 27

Our reported cases of Influenza-Like Illness (ILI) have slowed considerably. During the peak of the outbreak 97 new cases were reported over a two-day period. Since having seven new cases reported on Oct. 20, the day before the fall recess, we have had only four new cases reported from Oct. 21 through today, Oct. 27.

Wednesday

October 21, 2009 5:30 pm

H1N1, vaccination update for Oct. 21

To: The Bates Community From: Christy Tisdale, director of health services, and Tedd Goundie, dean of students Date: Oct. 21,…

Tuesday

October 13, 2009 6:04 pm

Update on H1N1, next clinic Thursday

To: Bates Students From: Christy Tisdale, director of health services, and Tedd Goundie, dean of students Date: Oct. 13, 2009…

Friday

October 9, 2009 3:36 pm

Student H1N1 vaccinations Saturday; BCTV report

To: Bates Students From: Christy Tisdale, director of health services, and Tedd Goundie, dean of students Date: Oct. 9, 2009…

Thursday

October 8, 2009 2:28 pm

H1N1 confirmed in six students

After three or more confirmed cases the CDC will no longer test cultures, so going forward any student exhibiting ILI will be presumed to have H1N1.

Thursday

September 24, 2009 2:09 pm

H1N1 Update: Sept. 24, 2009

Dear Bates Community Members, Where we are We write again to keep everyone informed about H1N1.  While we have not…

Thursday

August 27, 2009 2:50 pm

A letter to students and parents: Help Bates prepare for H1N1

As Bates excitedly anticipates a new academic year and the return of students to campus, we want to report that during our summer planning, we have monitored the situation with the H1N1 flu (aka “swine flu”). Symptoms of this strain of influenza have not been more severe than the usual seasonal flu symptoms, but because it is so easily transmitted we have made preparations for handling a busier-than-usual flu season at Bates.