6 fraternities, 2 sororities at IU required to quarantine after ‘alarming’ rise in COVID-19 cases

Coronavirus Watch Indiana

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Eight Greek houses at Indiana University are required to quarantine after an “alarming increase” of positive COVID-19 tests, the university reports.

Residents of the following six fraternities and two sororities must remain in their houses for the next 14 days:

  • Alpha Delta Pi
  • Alpha Sigma Pi
  • Beta Theta Pi
  • Kappa Kappa Gamma
  • Phi Gamma Delta
  • Phi Kappa Psi
  • Sigma Alpha Epsilon
  • Theta Chi

Also, all Greek houses and the Evans Scholars and Christian Student Fellowship houses are required to suspend in-person activities until September 14. That does not include residence halls.

IU’s public health officers are monitoring other houses to discern spread within those communities.

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(This story was originally published on Aug. 28, 2020)

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