Guest Column: Fourth-year nursing student reflects on clinical process amid pandemic

While completing my clinical in the ICU this semester, I have seen more COVID patients than I have ever seen before. While I am not allowed in the rooms since I’m a student, it has been very eye-opening to see these critically ill patients up close and personal and see first-hand the pandemic’s effect on everyday people, and not just reading it in the news.

Column: Take a gap year after graduation

Your 20s are the years of your life where you are meant to see new places, try new things and take the time to discover who you are or could be. Take a gap year to travel, volunteer, get a part-time job or discover new hobbies.