CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION and RESOURCES

FUN ACTIVITIES and EVENTS

FISA is offering links to various resources and forms of in-home entertainment to help our students during this time of the Covid-19 outbreak.  These links are not endorsed by Fromm or FISA but are provided as a service to our members.

Information About Food Delivery:

Information Resources:

  • USF Coronavirus Updates and Resources: MYUSF 

  • COVID-19 Security Awareness: MYUSF SECURITY AWARENESS

  • Where to Access Coronavirus News Without a Paywall: LIFEHACKER

  • Informative video on virus- being safe and understanding its spread: VIMEO

  • The Friendship Line is both a crisis intervention hotline and a warmline for non-emergency emotional support calls

  • News: CNN FOX SFGATE KRON4 YAHOO KTVU2 KPIX5 ABC7 KQED

  • The city of San Francisco has a lot of information about COVID-19, including where to get help, city rules, testing, receiving text alerts, where to get help, donating blood and ways to give back.

  • CA  Department of Aging provides information and resources oriented to older adults and people with disabilities and physical limitations. 

Coronavirus Information and Resources 

Fun Activities and Events:

  • DANCE/BALLET/EXERCISE

  • LECTURES

    • City Arts & Lectures has an extensive library of their lectures

    • The Fromm Institute’s robust program of previously recorded classes, lectures, and insights is available to you through our online lifelong learning educational platform: FROMMCAST

  • THEATRE

    • Selection of National Theatre Live Productions Will Be Available to Stream for Free | National Theatre

    • Andrew Lloyd Weber shows are streaming free for 48 hours, beginning at 11:00 PDT each Friday: andrewlloydwebber 

  • OPERA

    • New York's Metropolitan Opera is streaming free daily operas from their library of shows that were originally streamed to movie theaters.  Each opera is available for 23 hours from 4:30 pm PDT until 3:30 pm PDT. Nightly Met Opera Streams

    • OperaVision is streaming free operas from opera houses throughout Europe: OPERAS

  • CONCERTS

  • CLASSES

    • 450 Free Ivy League Online Classes: FUNCHEAP

  • MUSEUMS

  • OTHERS

    • Family's lockdown adaptation of Les Misérables song goes viral – video

    • No traveling? No problem. Vacation from home with these live streams from around the world: Washingtonpost

    • NASA Is Offering Some Seriously Cool Virtual Space Tours: travelandleisure 

    • HBO free programming: Part of a new #StayHomeBoxOffice campaign, the premiere TV channel will offer nearly 500 hours of its marquee programming to stream for free with no subscription required.

    • Cirque du Soleil is offering several free 60-MINUTE SPECIALS.

    • This website allow you to watch numerous webcams of animals both in the wild and otherwise.  It is the perfect way to escape from the news of the day: EXPLORE

    • Jewish Community Library - check out their calendar of virtual learning events and resources

    • This show commemorating Stephen Sondheim's 90th birthday has many Broadway stars singing some of his best-known songs from their homes.