Stories tagged: "quarantine"

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Nearly 40,000 MSU Students to Quarantine Following Major Spike From Student Parties

Local health officials issued mandatory quarantines for 30 student houses following a major COVID spike.

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Still Quarantining? Learn a Foreign Language With This Michigan Language Lab.

East Lansing-based Lingco teaches everything from German to Mandarin in online classes that emphasize an individualized approach.

One of the last signature drives before the stay-at-home order went into effect, with Grand Rapids Pride Center. Photo courtesy Fair and Equal Michigan.
Coronavirus Threw a Wrench in the Petition Process. This Lawsuit Wants to Fix That.

Despite support, Fair and Equal Michigan was only able to collect a typical week's worth of petition signatures during the entire coronavirus pandemic.

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WATCH: Michigan’s ‘Quarantine & Chill’ Features the Best Queer Flicks We’ve Seen

Ferndale-based mental health service Transcend the Binary has launched a weekly streaming series creating community around queer narratives.

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Domestic Violence Is Surging Due to Quarantining. Here’s What Lawmakers Are Doing to Help.

A group of lawmakers are seeking more funding to help a system of resources that's already strained.

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Should I Wear A Mask? Can I Leave My Home? We Answer Your Quarantine Questions.

The federal government’s lack of a cohesive response has forced states to adopt their own rules and create a patchwork system of “stay-at-home” orders and other public health measures.

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Coronavirus Expected To Take 200K American Lives. Trump’s Response Continues To Be Far From Comforting

The outbreak could kill 200,000 Americans, the U.S. government's top infectious-disease expert warned. Yet, Trump's continues to minimize its impact.