The first person diagnosed with Ebola in New York City has been declared free of the virus and will be released from the hospital, according to a statement from the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation.
Ebola is threatening to reverse years of educational progress in West Africa. The virus has kept school closed for months in a region where literacy rates are low and school systems are only now recovering.
The University of Illinois Urbana campus has been developing plans for a new engineering-focused College of Medicine that would utilize new engineering trends like “big data” and bioengineering. But now, not one, but two plans will be sent along to the Board of Trustees.