College Student Financial Health: Stimulus Checks and Emergency Funds at UWB

Like many people, university students have been struggling with complex financial and educational situations. Many students were not eligible for the COVID-19 related federal stimulus checks due to being claimed as dependent on their parent’s taxes. For others, it was a matter of citizenship. There are multiple criteria the IRS uses to determine residence status, including the Substantial Presence Test.… Read More College Student Financial Health: Stimulus Checks and Emergency Funds at UWB

UW Bothell Begins Preparations for Returning Students in the Fall

As Autumn quarter approaches, UW Bothell’s plans continue to develop and are moving forward as the pandemic evolves and vaccination and mask mandates are changing. While Washington State Governor Jay Inslee said the plan is to have all operations running with no restrictions by June 30th, UW campuses have begun to put out a plan, however, there are still many questions unanswered.… Read More UW Bothell Begins Preparations for Returning Students in the Fall

The 10 Best Shows I Watched Since the Pandemic Hit, Ranked

Well, we hit it. One year since the first stay-at-home order was issued in Washington thanks to COVID-19, meaning that I and many other people had way more time to watch a variety of things on television and any other streaming services. I found several favorite shows of mine from this, and I have to say I love everything about all of these shows.… Read More The 10 Best Shows I Watched Since the Pandemic Hit, Ranked

9 Months In: UW Bothell Students Continue to Acclimate to Remote Learning

The COVID-19 pandemic of 2020 has not been easy for anybody. For colleges and universities, the pandemic brought new challenges that students have never faced before. The life of a college student is already stressful, but the drastic and sudden lifestyle change from in-person classes to online learning from home presented new challenges that amplified students’ stress and anxiety.… Read More 9 Months In: UW Bothell Students Continue to Acclimate to Remote Learning

The Rise of Domestic Violence in the time of COVID-19

Domestic violence against women has steadily been increasing during the time that couples and families have been working from home without an outlet to escape. During this pandemic, Elizabeth Wilmerding, the program manager of the Violence Prevention and Advocacy Program at UW Bothell, has been helping students with domestic violence issues.… Read More The Rise of Domestic Violence in the time of COVID-19