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UVM student looks to quell quarantine concerns through TikTok

Sophomore Sam Joyner posted a video on TikTok for his second day in isolation after going to his sister's wedding, sharing what food UVM gave him.

Paige Fisher, Cynic News Reporter

October 14, 2020

It’s almost a normal weekday for Sophomore Sam Joyner, except today he’s sitting alone in a hallway of empty dorm rooms accompanied only by people in hazmat suits, making TikToks to offer a glimpse into his life during isolation. Although UVM has outlined some procedures online about what UVM...

Culture staff recommends: Quarantine edition

Culture staff recommends: Quarantine edition

Culture Staff

September 28, 2020

"Fleabag" - Meredith Rathburn Fleabag is the chaos you need in your life. This natural disaster of a woman takes you on a journey through the inner workings of her hilariously inappropriate mind. Fleabag breaks the fourth wall in a completely revolutionized way. Each character is well developed, ...

How COVID-19 changed popular music

How COVID-19 changed popular music

Connor Adams, Staff Writer

September 24, 2020

The coronavirus has forced music to evolve within the walls of quarantine into an anomaly exclusive to 2020. Artists have had to find new ways to produce their music in our socially-distanced world. Even some of the most popular artists you’ve heard have had to meet in online calls like many of u...

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