Category Archives: News and Updates

UPDATE regarding Vaccine Requirement Implementation

A legal opinion provided to LCCEA confirms that LCC must offer medical and religious exemptions to vaccine requirements. However, LCC and community colleges throughout Oregon are not legally required to allow philosophical / personal exemptions to the COVID-19 vaccine. Please … Continue reading

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LCCEA President’s Update: Important Fall Faculty Info

Dear Colleagues,I am writing with a very brief update. Fall Plans And Staying Up-to-datePlease review your email frequently and regularly before Fall term. As COVID conditions have continued to worsen in Lane County, it is increasingly likely that changes and … Continue reading

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FAQ: College Plans for Vaccination Requirements, Exemptions, Ventilation, Contact Tracing

FAQ In order to ensure transparency, LCCEF and LCCEA provide this FAQ to members of the campus community. What vaccine exemptions are allowed at LCC? The College accepts medical, religious, and personal/philosophical exemptions. What documentation is required for medical and … Continue reading

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LCC Faculty Colleagues, A few brief updates on changes to Fall plans since last week as we navigate the ongoing surge in COVID cases due to the Delta variant: Social Distancing Restored for Fall ClassesThe College has agreed to restore … Continue reading

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Changing Guidelines, Contradictory Messages, and Bargaining: Fall Opening

LCC Faculty Colleagues, A brief update as COVID conditions, public health guidelines, and campus plans for Fall, continue to change — External data and changing guidelines: Please see a brief list of recent information reviewed by LCCEA, LCCEF, and the … Continue reading

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