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CDC announces temporary halt in residential evictions

University Apartments, located on W University Avenue near the University Center, is home to several students. Residents of apartment complexes all across the country were facing eviction following the economic struggles that many families faced during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the CDC has banned landlords from evicting their tennants through the end of this year as an attempt to further prevent the spread of the virus.

Jordyn Franklin, Staff Reporter

September 17, 2020

Following Hurricanes Marco and Laura, residents in Louisiana expressed concerns over a predicted surge of eviction notices.  As of Sept. 4, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has banned residential evictions to prevent further spread of COVID-19. “It comes just as housing advocates in L...

What is coronavirus or COVID-19?

According to the Centers for Disease Control,one of the preventive measures for coronavirus is to wash hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

Maggie Tregre, Staff Reporter

March 10, 2020

An outbreak of a novel coronavirus has led to global health concerns and triggered quarantines, turmoil in financial markets and a frenzy of misinformation. The virus, named SARS-CoV-2, causes a disease known as coronavirus disease 2019, or COVID-19. According to the National Health Commission, as of March 8,...