Regionally Speaking, Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Jul 22, 2020

Purdue University Northwest Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Chris Holford is on "Regionally Speaking" to talk about the reopening plan for the Hammond and Westville campuses, with classes resuming for the fall semester on Aug. 24th.
Credit Purdue University Northwest

Today:   Chris Holford with Purdue University Northwest is with us to talk in more detail about the reopening procedure for both Hammond and Westville campuses this fall semester, as the coronavirus pandemic is still underway.   Classes are scheduled to resume on August 24th.  A recent study on the "Modern Healthcare" website suggests that a pregnant woman invested with COVID-19 might be able to spread the illness to the fetus.  Dr. Cameual Wright, a central Indiana OB-GYN and medical director for CareSource Indiana, talks about the concerns that pregnant Hoosier women have during the pandemic  about their child's health and their own health.