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COVID Concerns for Student-Athletes

Concerns about COVID recovery and post-COVID symptoms are especially prevalent among athletes because they live such an active lifestyle that they may have difficulty returning to. This was the case for Chicago Bears wide receiver Allen Robinson, who missed 11 days and two games after contracting the virus in December of 2021. According to the […]

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Overheated Brings the Heat Against Capitalism

Climate journalist Kate Aronoff’s book Overheated serves as a call to action against climate change, focusing primarily on how politicization and polarization have effectively stalled meaningful mitigation. The first section of the book, titled “New Denial, Old Ideas,” deals with the history of climate denialism in order to provide a more comprehensive understanding of where […]

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PRSSA Hosts Virtual Speaker Series with Cassidy Lunney

Monmouth University’s Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA) and Shadow PR Firm hosted its first speaker series of the semester with Cassidy Lunney on Wednesday, Jan. 26. Lunney, an Account Executive at Push The Envelope PR, spoke to PRSSA members in a Zoom discussion about pursuing a career in public relations and gave advice […]

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Booster Dose Required for All Students and Employees this Spring Semester

Monmouth University will require all students, faculty, and staff to get the appropriate booster dose for their initial COVID vaccination series by Tuesday, March 1. Students who do not receive their appropriate booster dose by March 1 will be subject to a weekly testing requirement and will have to quarantine if exposed to a COVID-positive […]

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University Condemns Hate Speech on Yik Yak

President Patrick Leahy Ed.D. sent an email to the University community condemning hateful comments made on Yik Yak, a popular social media platform known for its anonymity, on Monday, Jan. 17. “It has been brought to the University’s attention that there are a number of offensive posts targeting members of the Monmouth University community circulating […]