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Turning in health forms to Ayres happens as frequently as colds on campus. (Photograph by Naomi Page)

Dead before dead week

What to do when yet another plague attacks campusBy Hanna Smith | Contributor  “Nobody really warned about how quick sickness travels on campus,” junior Hailey Smith said. Cooler weather marks the beginning of flu season, and it can seem as if everyone has been falling sick. College campuses offer little […]

by · December 1, 2017 · Comments are Disabled · Life & Times
Though some panicked about rumoured whooping cough cases at Taylor, only two students have been diagnosed.


Cases of whooping cough surface after students traveled abroadBy Becca Robb | Echo Two students who took the Italian Cultural Legacy Honors trip over J-term returned stateside with an unexpected souvenir—whooping cough. Whooping cough (known medically as pertussis) is a highly contagious respiratory tract infection, according to the Mayo Clinic. […]

by · February 19, 2016 · Comments are Disabled · News