The Northerner

‘Scared and tired’: My story of working during a pandemic

Noël Waltz works at a grocery store.

Noël Waltz, Assistant Design Editor

May 8, 2020

It was my first day back to work after NKU moved to virtual courses and the quarantine was announced. A woman with neatly styled brown hair and a pearl bracelet comes through my check out line. I scan her groceries and, expectedly she asks, “How are you?”  It felt strange hearing such a familiar phra...

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Noel Waltz