COVID-19 UPDATES & INFORMATION
HOW is staying apprised of the evolving situations on campus and in the Westchester community. Check back regularly for updates.
How is HOW Responding:
HOW staff are available for anyone who needs to talk.
Programming is suspended during periods of virtual/distance learning as determined by college/university administration.
HOW staff are developing virtual programs in the event of extended social contact restrictions. Follow us on Insta, Facebook and check the weekly HOW Now for upcoming programs.
Extra sanitizing precautions were taken at events prior to social contact restrictions, and will continue once communal programs resume. We encourage everyone to follow public health best practices, and we are committed to protect the health of our community.
SEE LINKS BELOW TO ACCESS INFORMATION ABOUT COVID-19 RESPONSES ON HOW CAMPUSES AND IN THE COMMUNITY.
Manhattanville College: https://www.mville.edu/covid-19-planning-information
Purchase College SUNY: https://www.purchase.edu/live/news/4448-health-alert-novel-coronavirus
Sarah Lawrence College: https://www.sarahlawrence.edu/status/covid/
Westchester County Government: https://health.westchestergov.com/2019-novel-coronavirus
NY State Department of Health: https://health.ny.gov/diseases/communicable/coronavirus/
Westchester Jewish Council: https://www.wjcouncil.org/
HOW BIRTHRIGHT TRIP MAY 31-JUNE 10
HOW is in regular communication with our Birthright trip provider, Israel Outdoors, and awaiting updates from the Israel Ministry of Tourism. Any guidance about the trip will be posted here and shared directly with participants. As of March 10, 2020, the trip is scheduled as planned.
JEWISH LIFE ON CAMPUS
The health and welfare of our community is of the utmost importance to HOW. We are following the guidance of campus administrations. Therefore, all in person programming is suspended during periods of virtual/distance learning.
HOW staff are developing virtual ways for Jewish life to continue. Check out the weekly HOW Now and social media for updates.
Check back regularly for updates