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Protests against pandemic closures

Protests against pandemic closures

May 12, 2020

Picket signs, banners and protestors have flooded the streets across the U.S. to protest the restrictions put in place by their governors. In Olympia,...

Kylie Stark (left) and Kayla Willms smiling at Monterey's Pub & Grub

Encountering relationships during quarantine

May 4, 2020

  COVID-19 is a global pandemic but it affects everyone on an individual level. The impact the virus has had on someone’s life may not be lik...

Humans aren't the only ones feeling the effects of COVID-19. Many furry friends are also impacted by the crisis.

Possible effects of COVID-19 on pets

April 27, 2020

Animal shelters, vets, pets and pet owners everywhere are having to change in new and unexpected ways.  Although this is unusual, it isn’t the f...

How to stave off cabin fever while quarantined

How to stave off cabin fever while quarantined

April 20, 2020

Long periods of isolation were not in the forecast for 2020, but quarantining is a reality many people are now having to face. Quarantining at home may ...

Picure of the EWU Union Market.

Dining services adjusts operations amidst COVID-19 related closures

April 6, 2020

With the recent COVID-19 outbreak across Washington, EWU is adjusting its dining services to meet the needs of students while creating a safe environme...

Prevention and safety tips against COVID-19

Prevention and safety tips against COVID-19

April 6, 2020

There have been over 300 deaths in Washington State due to COVID-19. Currently, 34% of cases in Washington are from the 40-59 year old age group but 55...

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