The Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals will hear the case against IU’s vaccine mandate.
Dr. Aaron Carroll said IU is still not seeing cases surge like they are statewide.
Holcomb recommended vaccination, but said the choice should be left to individuals.
IU focusing on COVID-19 vaccination for all students without exemption, not on enforcing consequences
Students with a vaccination exemption must comply with weekly testing, according to IU.
Local health officials stressed the importance of vaccination, especially for pregnant individuals and children.
Both Indiana’s COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations have soared in recent weeks.
Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb creates public health commission in response to health concerns across the state
New commission aims to improve public health infrastructure across Indiana.
Justice Amy Coney Barrett rejected eight IU students’ request to block the mandate.
Barrett turned down a group’s request for emergency relief without comment.
The in-person special session was scheduled to discuss the city’s new annexation plans.
Masks are required indoors for all students, staff, faculty and visitors effective August 5.
The risk remains largely on unvaccinated individuals, the Chief Health Officer of IU said.