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Juneteenth celebrates the day, June 19, 1865, when enslaved people still in bondage in Texas, on the western edge of the confederacy, were finally read the federal orders that legally freed them under the terms of the Emancipation Proclamation. The proclamation was dated January 1, 1863, but only applied to slaves held in the confederacy and thus had no power of enforcement until the end of the Civil War. More .
While COVID-19 has impacted daily routines, Administration and Planning HR Generalist Shannon Rice says she’s found a silver lining during the pandemic.
Rice spends countless nights with little sleep, attending to Anthony, her teething 9-month-old son. Whether it’s changing diapers, getting him a bottle or rocking him back to sleep, parent duties always call. While getting workouts has been challenging, she has found much-needed time for physical fitness during the COVID-19 break.
“He’s sleeping all night, so I can wake up at 4:30 a.m. or 5 a.m. to go out and run,” Rice said.
Thank you to all the health care workers on the frontline of Central Ohio’s fight against COVID-19. As the university continues the fight the coronavirus, A&P's essential services are supporting doctors, nurses, first responders and front-line staff. We are all in this together, and we will get through it.
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Thank you to all the health care workers on the frontline of Central Ohio’s fight against COVID-19. As the university continues the fight the coronavirus, A&P's essential services are supporting doctors, nurses and first responders. Our team is keeping the campus running – from law enforcement and public safety, to critical services in facility operations, transportation and UniPrint. We also want to thank the many A&P staff members working from home and practicing social distancing to help flatten the curve. We are all in this together, and we will get through it.