Nov. 10 Barron webinar available for online viewing

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The recorded Nov. 10 webinar with Penn State President Eric Barron is now available to view online at The ongoing series allows Barron to directly address questions from faculty and staff about the University’s response to the pandemic, as well as other related, critical topics.

Joining Barron for the webinar were Damon Sims, vice president for Students Affairs, and Kelly Wolgast, director of the COVID-19 Operations Control Center.

The panel, moderated by Barron, discussed a number of topics, including the Nov. 20 departure, transition to remote learning, spring semester, football, testing, academics, town and gown, and staff questions.

The webinar series is part of a continued effort by University leaders to share information and answer questions from the community throughout the pandemic, including virtual Town Halls and weekly faculty newsletters.

For the latest information on Penn State’s response to the coronavirus pandemic, including frequently asked questions and information specific for students, faculty and staff, visit

Last Updated November 10, 2020