While avoiding the risk of community spread by having classes exclusively online is not feasible for many colleges, the risk of spreading the virus can be reduced by banning all mass gatherings, including college football practices, on campus.
At the heart of every plan should be strategies to maintain the effective delivery of critical products and services. These must include giving people charged with responsibility for crisis management clearly defined actions that could be taken to maintain the business.
Think about what it means if an organization converts to a microservice architecture monitored by a cybersecurity rater. A person knocking on the cyber wall door will trigger risk management responses.
For schools of every level or subject across the entire globe, the academic fall semester will have hiccups. Starting the school year with good risk management will minimize the need for damage control in the long run.