CDC says three feet of social distancing is safe in schools

Zach Gilbert NEWS EDITOR According to new guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), students can now sit just three feet apart from...

CDC says fully vaccinated people can gather without masks

Zach Gilbert NEWS EDITOR On Monday, March 8, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that fully vaccinated Americans could gather with other fully...

Grieving the loss of over half a million Americans to coronavirus

Hannah Michelle Bussa CONTRIBUTOR The coronavirus pandemic has taken the lives of over 500,000 Americans, and each life lost represents a family member, friend or loved...

COVID-19 death toll in the U.S. surpasses 500,000

Zach Gilbert NEWS EDITOR On Monday, February 22, the United States surpassed 500,000 known coronavirus-related deaths - a mournful milestone that arrived as we near the...

Fast food workers hold strikes in 15 cities

Zach Gilbert NEWS EDITOR As Congress prepares to debate a federal rise in the minimum wage from $7.25 to $15, fast food workers in 15 cities...

CDC recommends wearing double masks to best protect oneself from COVID-19

Zach Gilbert NEWS EDITOR On Wednesday, Feb. 10, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced new health guidelines to combat coronavirus, including a recommendation to...

Remembering Kenneth Jones

Hannah Michelle Bussa CONTRIBUTOR Every day since Kenneth Jones’ tragic death on Nov. 19, his loved ones have missed the funny, protective family man they knew. “His...

How the COVID-19 outbreak exposed racial health disparities

Zach Gilbert NEWS EDITOR In April 2020, at the start of the coronavirus outbreak, an analysis published by the Associated Press revealed that one-third of those...