TRAVERSE CITY — NMC confirmed today a student who tested positive for COVID-19 has recently been on main campus. The Grand Traverse County Health Department is still conducting contact tracing for this case.
The student was asymptomatic on main campus on:
Monday, November 2 from 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. in the Biederman and Health & Science Buildings
The student received the positive test result on 11-14-20 and remains in quarantine.
The health department is conducting contact tracing with any individuals who might be at risk of exposure and encourages anyone who was in that area during that time to self-monitor for COVID-19 symptoms for 14 days following the potential exposure.
NMC safety protocols in place including mandatory masks, social distancing and cleaning of the space before and after each class. You can read more at nmc.edu/keep-safe.
The College will continue to work with county health departments to monitor the spread of COVID-19. We will continue to communicate with you about cases on our campuses. You can also check the Cases on Campus Dashboard for additional information.
Any student who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact NMC’s Health Services at (231) 995-1255. Any employee who believes they may be positive for COVID-19 should contact Human Resources. We encourage all students and employees to stay home if you are sick or have recently been exposed to someone with COVID-19.
Staying safe and limiting the spread of COVID-19 on NMC’s campuses is a shared responsibility. For more information on NMC’s response to the pandemic and important safety information please visit nmc.edu/covid-19. Thank you for your continued commitment to safety at NMC.
Release date: November 16, 2020
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Executive Director of Public Relations, Marketing and Communications