The Journal

PTSD and the COVID-19 Experience

Camille Daley, Staff Writer

September 25, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic drags on, there have been some changes in the way that the virus behaves and impacts those who are infected. The current strain is unfortunately easy to confuse with other viruses that have had their own...

The Mind in Isolation: Shining a Light on Mental Health

Emily Albrecht, Copy Editor

September 25, 2020

Although many people in Illinois have the ability to seek out physical connections - however limited - with others during this stage of the pandemic, there are also plenty who do not have that option due to preexisting health...

A Microbiology and Human Disease Professor’s Perspective on COVID-19

Emily Albrecht, Copy Editor

September 12, 2020

It appears as if much of the information about the novel coronavirus pandemic is muddled with political bias, unsubstantiated claims, limited amounts or improper usage of research and even conspiracy theories. One finds great...

The Immunity Card

The Immunity Card

Sadie Castro, Columnist

April 25, 2020

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