Examining dashboard discrepancies, school facilities, and Emerson Missed Connections

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Students walk in front of The Colonial Building residence hall on Boylston St.

 

Today on the 172 Review, host Danielle Shojai sits down with news editor Andrew Brinker to discuss inaccuracies and missing metrics on Emerson’s COVID-19 dashboard. Drew Ascione talked to students about how social distancing is being applied in classrooms. Maximo Aguilar Lawlor explores how sports teams are using the gym to build the team, and Sophia Boyce delves into how the Instagram account Emerson Missed Connections 2.0 is trying to build a sense of community in an altered semester.

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