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The Liberator

Small Businesses and the COVID-19 Pandemic

Nevin Hall, Staff Writer February 24, 2021

Small, local and independent businesses are often affected by large global-scale events such as the current pandemic caused by the COVID-19 disease, according to Small Business Trends. From the cancellation...

Pets, Paws, Pandemic, Oh My!

Edith Holmsten, Staff Writer February 24, 2021

Austin Pets Alive (APA) is currently taking care of over 200 dogs, with 85% of them currently in foster homes in order to adapt to the constraints of COVID-19, according to APA PR and Events Manager Katera...

How Covid-19 Aligns with Pandemics of the Past

How Covid-19 Aligns with Pandemics of the Past

Nevin Hall, Staff Writer September 28, 2020

The first ripples of COVID-19 hit Austin, Texas, on March 13, which just so happened to be a Friday the 13th. As the largest school district in the area, Austin ISD cancelled school in an attempt to help...

Doing Good Deeds: Students Find Ways to Serve Their Communities in Times of Need

Doing Good Deeds: Students Find Ways to Serve Their Communities in Times of Need

Ahnsa Campbell, Staff Writer May 13, 2020

One day students were sitting in class, and the next they were in quarantine. Even though people are confined to their homes due to the sudden circumstances of COVID-19, there are still students who are...

The Impact of COVID-19 on Society

The Impact of COVID-19 on Society

Sophia Chau, Staffer April 27, 2020

According to the World Health Organization (WHO) at the time of writing, there have been about 3 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 worldwide. But the effects of this disease don’t just stop at this...

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