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Coronavirus (COVID-19): home

Selected resources related to Novel/New Coronavirus (COVID-19)

What is a coronavirus and why is it in the news?

International News Sources

The following sites provide news about the coronavirus from a variety of sources:

U.S. State Dept. Travel Advisories

Are you planning to travel outside the U.S.? Be aware that there are Coronavirus-related travel advisories issued by the U.S. Department of State, and there are multiple countries affected. Check for information and updates on travel locations here at

For the Mercyhurst campus community


During this time, we encourage all members of the Mercyhurst community to stay informed, keep a balanced perspective, take preventive health measures, avoid panic, and offer support to those whose families or loved ones may be affected by this outbreak. We will continue to follow the COVID-19 situation closely, and update the campus community as new information becomes available and if protocols change.

Symptoms and FAQs

Reduce Your Risk

PA Dept. of Health

JAMA - Journal of American Medical Association COVID-19 website