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Appalachian students displaced by coronavirus outbreak get a lifeline from mutual aid groups

By Nadia Ramlagan Public News Service Colleges and universities are closing across the United States to help slow the spread of the new coronavirus. But while some students are able to continue their studies online, others can’t, and they have a different set of challenges that could limit their ability to even make it back home to their families. Berea College in eastern Kentucky announced March...