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Norovirus Shuts Down Pennsylvania College Campus

March 10, 2016 << Back to News

School officials at Lafayette College in Easton, PA, have canceled all classes and activities for the rest of the week due to a campus-wide outbreak of norovirus.

Pennsylvania Department of Health testing confirmed the presence of the virus after more than 80 students displayed symptoms of the gastrointestinal illness during the past week. School officials ordered the temporary shutdown to limit the spread of the virus.

Additional cleaning personnel have been contracted to perform a thorough cleaning and sanitizing of the campus, The Lehigh Valley Express-Times reports.