Whether or not college students head back to campus this fall is very much an open question. So universities around the state are preparing for a range of “virtual semester” scenarios.
Among them, the University of Massachusetts, with its 75,000 students and 18,000 workers.
Marty Meehan, president of the UMass system, joined WBUR’s Morning Edition to discuss the school’s strategy for the future. Below is a transcript of the conversation, lightly edited.