The pandemic has exposed the “outsider” mentality and the pulling of two worlds in the Asian community, he said.
“I feel like they’re taking extra precaution, more precaution than they need to sometimes,” journalism junior Nidia Ramos said. “I appreciate the extra testing, but I do believe it’s excessive.”
Norovirus is a contagious illness that often results in nausea and vomiting. Several students have reported norovirus symptoms and one student living on campus was diagnosed on Friday.
Flu shots will be available at the Health Center later this week.
Students suffering from Norovirus may have gotten it from Stagecoach.
More than 100 patients were seen at the Health Center with flu-like symptoms on Monday. Students with symptoms were encouraged to skip class.