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Bulacan university to hold weeklong ‘health break’

By: - Correspondent / @inquirerdotnet
/ 05:43 PM January 14, 2022

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CITY OF MALOLOS–The Bulacan State University (BulSU) will implement a weeklong “health break” for 40,000 students, faculty members, staff, and non-academic personnel.

Cecilia Gascon, BulSU president, issued a memorandum Friday for the break from Jan. 17 to 23 to give its students and employees a chance to take time off amid their growing health concerns.

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During the break, the teachers and staff members would get paid, and the students would be freed from workload, Gascon said.

Gascon said the result of a recent survey by the BulSU infirmary showed a rapid increase in the number of BulSU teachers, personnel, and students contracting flu, colds, and other ailments.

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Intensive cleaning and disinfection of all campuses would be carried out during the break, Gascon said.

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