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Notre Dame president who attended Barrett event with Trump, Mike Lee, tests positive for COVID-19

Notre Dame President Rev. John Jenkins, who was recently in attendance for President Trump's announcement of Amy Coney Barrett as his Supreme Court nominee, has reportedly tested positive for COVID-19.

The news was shared in an email to students and staff on Friday, which said that Jenkins and a "colleague with whom he has been in regular contact" had tested positive, according to the South Bend Tribune. The news was also confirmed by NBC News.