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Top Media School in China Sealed After Student Covid Infection

  • Covid cases are increasing at universities in capital Beijing
  • More cities may lock down ahead of Party Congress in October
Residents stand in line for nucleic acid tests in Beijing, on Sept. 6.
Residents stand in line for nucleic acid tests in Beijing, on Sept. 6.Photographer: Zhou Lan/VCG/Getty Images

China’s capital sealed off a top-tier media school after one suspected Covid case was found among students, raising public concerns of on-campus transmission. 

The Communication University of China, a media school famous for tutoring celebrity TV anchors, imposed a closed-loop management system from 5 p.m. on Friday, according to a university statement released Saturday.