Category: COVID-19 Pandemic

All manner of stories and articles about the Pandemic of the Century

Katie Lambert Returns – One of Several Articles about the Reopening of the College for On-Campus Learning

Journalist Katie Lambert took detailed notes, like several other WORD journalists working on first-person accounts about the early weeks of the reopening of the commuter campus for classes. Besides taking descriptive notes they were responsible for interviewing students about their thoughts and feelings and experiences. Hunter, like all the other City University of New York campuses, officially reopened January 28, 2022.

Omicron Surging January 27, 2022

“The more the virus circulates, the more opportunities the virus has to change,” Dr. Maria Van Kerkhove, the WHO’s Covid-19 technical lead, said in a statement last week. “Omicron will not be the last variant that you will hear us discuss, and the possibility of future emergence of variants of concern is very real.” – By Gregg W. Morris