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Please take care of yourself

The COVID-19 pandemic has left students facing numerous uncertainty about classes, graduation, housing and more. The uncertainty has taken a toll on their mental health as they find ways to cope with the sudden life change.

Rhonda Wheeler, Editor-in-Chief

September 10, 2020

2020 has been a weird, stressful year to say the very least.  In March we went on spring break not realizing the only time we would be back on campus was to move out. Now, we’re back and balancing a mix of online, in-person and hybrid classes. We’re dealing with the anxiety of being back o...

The Shield: A new era

The Shield: A new era

The Shield Leadership

August 25, 2020

Clarification: The Shield previously stated the Henderson Gleaner closed. We corrected the story to say Audubon Printers, which operated at the Henderson Gleaner, closed in May. College campuses and college media changed in 2020. The Shield is no exception. We announced in March we would discontin...

Students concerned over mask policy

Students concerned over mask policy

Rhonda Wheeler, Editor-in-Chief

August 21, 2020

Linsdey Sparks was shocked to see people not wearing masks on campus before classes started, especially since it would be required for people to wear them in buildings. Sparks, who works in the Community Center, told The Shield she witnessed three Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s deputies walk in an...

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