The NPR College Road Trip

 
L-R, Elissa Nadworny & Lauren Migaki

L-R, Elissa Nadworny & Lauren Migaki

Courtesy of NPR

Sometimes a long road trip can help put things in perspective. Our next guests hit the road earlier this summer to get a big picture look at how colleges and universities around the country are handling fall semester during a global pandemic. 

The 21st speaks to a reporter and a producer from NPR about their conversations with parents and epidemiologists. We talk about how they even made a stop here at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign to learn more about coronavirus saliva testing and contact tracing. 

Guests:

Elissa Nadworny, reporter for NPR and NPR Education

Lauren Migaki, senior producer for NPR Education

 

Prepared for web by Zainab Qureshi

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