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Child Care Providers and Parents Fall Short During Coronavirus

Child Care Providers and Parents Fall Short During Coronavirus

The 2020 coronavirus pandemic is causing child care providers and parents to fall short. The providers and workers were hit hard initially; they lost about 350,000 jobs between February and April. Ninety-five percent of those losing employment were women. Moreover, COVID-19 caused the student enrollment rate to decrease because many of the students’ parents lost […]

Appalachian State Student Passes Away From COVID

Appalachian State Student Passes Away From COVID

A super healthy 19-year-old college sophomore Chad Dorrill died on Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, from the coronavirus. Susan Dorril encouraged her son to quarantine and get tested for COVID-19. He majored in exercise science at Appalachian State Unversity in Boone, North Carolina. At the time he became ill, he was taking online classes off-campus. He […]

Bill Gates’ Point of View Is Masks Are Important

Bill Gates’ Point of View Is Masks Are Important

Bill Gates expressed his point of view about masks on Wednesday, Sept.16, 2020. He said several things could have been done better on this pandemic. He recommends that people wear masks to prevent and slow down the spread of the virus. To prevent and slow down the spread of the coronavirus, the CDC and WHO […]