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OMA Remains Operational in Midst of COVID-19 Epidemic

OMA Remains Operational in Midst of COVID-19 Epidemic

June 9, 2020

Through these times, it is more important than ever to have spaces for those in need to come together. The Office of Multicultural...

The Present and Future of Academia for Faculty—Teaching Amid a Global Pandemic

The Present and Future of Academia for Faculty—Teaching Amid a Global Pandemic

June 8, 2020

At the start of the pandemic, Seattle University faculty were asked to completely overhaul their class lesson plans as the effects...

One Hundred Questions for Fall Quarter

One Hundred Questions for Fall Quarter

June 5, 2020

As spring quarter nears its end, speculation about what exactly fall quarter will look like abounds, and over a dozen Seattle...

Seattle U Students Adjust Summer Plans due to COVID-19 Crisis

Seattle U Students Adjust Summer Plans due to COVID-19 Crisis

June 5, 2020

It’s a sentence that has become ubiquitous: COVID-19 is disrupting people’s lives. In a normal year, many Seattle University...

Celebrating From Afar During a Socially Distanced Pride Month

Celebrating From Afar During a Socially Distanced Pride Month

June 5, 2020

Pride celebrations usually take place in massive crowds and huge parades in celebration of the LGBTQ+ community. This year, social...

Capitol Hill restaurants Ikina and Comet Tavern boarded up due stay-at-home orders that prohibit dine-in.

What Does It Take to Keep a Restaurant Afloat During Quarantine?

June 2, 2020

For companies like GrubHub and UberEats, business is booming during the quarantine as restaurants depend on them for delivery....

In the month of April, the national unemployment rate increased by 10.3 percentage points to 14.7 percent as the number of those unemployed rose by 15.9 million.

How and Why the Economy is in Freefall

June 1, 2020

The COVID-19 epidemic has triggered a massive recession that is impacting all sectors of the U.S. economy. For many students,...

Get Outside: Your COVID-19 Hiking Checklist

Get Outside: Your COVID-19 Hiking Checklist

June 1, 2020

Quarantine seems to be having a similar effect on people across the world, fostering a new appreciation for the outdoors as people...

Seattle U Gives Credit/Fail Option to Students during Pandemic

Seattle U Gives Credit/Fail Option to Students during Pandemic

May 29, 2020

As we come to the end of a particularly grueling quarter, some students might not be where they want with their grades. In-person...

NFL promises to adapt to COVID-19 Circumstances for start of new season

NFL promises to adapt to COVID-19 Circumstances for start of new season

May 26, 2020

Sports fans in the United States have been separated from the world of sports for 10 weeks now due to the cancelation of events normally held by national leagues across the nation....

Face mask littered on the ground

Structural Racism is Alive in the Midst of a Pandemic

May 15, 2020

Even as many structures of the world seem to be crumbling apart amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the structure of racism remains intact....

How to Maintain Strong Eating Habits During the Pandemic

How to Maintain Strong Eating Habits During the Pandemic

May 15, 2020

During a stressful time like the COVID-19 pandemic, it is especially important to take care of your body and mind—in whatever...

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