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Opinion: Governor Northam made the call too early

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Fernanda Molina, Editor-in-Chief

March 25, 2020

On Monday, March 23 Virginia Governor Ralph Northam announced that schools in the state would remain closed for the rest of the academic year. The news took many students by surprise and caused much worry among juniors and seniors. “School closures are necessary to minimize the speed at which COVID-19 spreads...

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