COVID-19 Campaigns

"How to talk with others about COVID-19" bystander intervention videos

The following videos were created by staff members from Cornell Health's Skorton Center for Health Initiatives.

What to do if someone isn’t honest on the Daily Check

(Bystander Intervention: COVID-19 Edition – Episode 1)

["COVID-19 Bystander Intervention Episode 1" transcript]

What to do if someone’s mask is below their nose

(Bystander Intervention: COVID-19 Edition – Episode 2)

["COVID-19 Bystander Intervention Episode 2" transcript]

What to do if someone isn’t being honest with contact tracing

(Bystander Intervention: COVID-19 Edition – Episode 3)

["COVID-19 Bystander Intervention Episode 3" transcript]

What to do if someone doesn't take COVID seriously 

(Bystander Intervention: COVID-19 Edition – Episode 4)

["COVID-19 Bystander Intervention Episode 4" transcript]

Sharing living space during COVID-19 

["Sharing Living Space During COVID-19" transcript]

FOR FACULTY & STAFF: Talking with others about COVID-19 behavior

with Timothy Marchell, Director of the Skorton Center for Health Initiatives 


["Talking With Others About COVID-19 Behavior" transcript]

> Guide for instructors (from the Dean of Faculty)
Faculty support for students during COVID-19 (pdf)

COVID-19 prevention & well-being videos 

COVID-19 & risk calculations 

["COVID-19 & Risk Calculations" transcript]

Supporting your well-being during COVID: Winter edition 

["Supporting Your Well-being: Winter Edition" transcript]

Supporting your well-being during COVID-19: Nature edition

["Supporting Your Well-being: Nature Edition" transcript]

Spring 2020 videos

Cornell: Stop COVID – How to make a mask

Learn how to make a simple mask to protect yourself, your friends, and your family.

["How to make a mask" transcript]

Cornell: Stop COVID – Physical distancing

Cornellians know physical distancing can help save lives.

["Physical distancing" transcript]

Cornell: Stop COVID – Hand washing 

Hand washing helps protect everyone. 

["Handwashing" transcript]

"Stop Corona" health hop rap video

With Dr. John Clarke, director of occupational medicine at Cornell Health.

["Stop Corona" transcript]

"Live Smarter" bulletin board

This bulletin board was developed by University Relations.


View the "LIVE Smarter" mock-up (jpg)
Print the "LIVE Smarter" bulletin board components (CU NetID required)

Media slides 

Tips for coping during COVID-19

Link to full-size Practice Mindfulness slide (CU NetID required)

Link to full-size Connect With Nature slide (CU NetID required)

Link to full-size Social Support slide (CU NetID required)

Link to full-size Online Exercise slide (CU NetID required)

Link to full-size News Consumption slide (CUNetID required)

Link to full-size Make a Mask slide (CU NetID required)

View additional tips for Coping During COVID-19.

Spring 2020 COVID-19 undergraduate survey results

96% of Cornell undergraduates believe it is their responsibility to practice physical distancing

Link to full-size Physical Distancing 1 slide (CU NetID required)

91% of Cornell undergraduates routinely practice physical distancing

Link to full-size Physical Distancing 2 slide (CU NetID required)

96% of Cornell undergraduates believe it's very or extremely important to wash their hands

Link to full-size Hand Washing slide (CU NetID required)

Learn more about our recent COVID-19 survey of Cornell students.