Tagged - coronavirus

Housing exemptions a safe haven for some, others feel overlooked

“I was just shocked that someone could read my [application] and say that I did not have reason enough to be given housing. I physically don’t have a home."

Thanks to Minecraft project, UR is just a block away

"Our goal is to build community and give the gift of a virtual campus to the senior class,” the team's statement read.

Coronavirus is not the only global crisis

The concern over coronavirus hasn’t particularly fazed me. Sure, it’s a lot more concrete and immediate, but when the back of your mind is always scared that the world will fall apart anyways, the newer global threat loses some of its edge. 

Why COVID-19 is more than just numbers

Not everyone is healthy and young and able to support themselves.

Turn off the news

If there’s something so pertinent I cannot continue to exist without this information, word of mouth will get it to me within the week. 

Coronavirus is not an excuse to be racist

I’m not just putting this out there as an Asian, but as a member of society.

UR Snapshots Vol.10: The Yellowjackets who stayed

A quiet quad, an empty Starbucks, closed libraries — here’s what life at UR is like in the middle of a pandemic.

Coronavirus treatment trial to begin at URMC

Remdesivir is one of the drugs being tested as a treatment for COVID-19. Scientists hope that it will block the virus’ ability to replicate within cells.

UR student and staff member have coronavirus. Monroe County has 81 cases, 2 fatalities.

As of 4 p.m. Monday there are 81 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the county.

UR Snapshots Vol.9: Remedies for Social Distancing

Social distancing can become boring, and mindless. So we asked our fellow CT staffers what they’ve been up to during their extended spring break.