‘The COVID Car Is Coming’
Photo: Michaela Bracken
Maura Mahoney, The Chronicle of Higher Education
To the better-known symbols of the pandemic—face masks, nasal swabs, and vaccine cards—add the informally dubbed “COVID car,” a van retrofitted with plexiglass dividers, or a medical-transport vehicle repurposed for the task, or sometimes even a golf cart.
A familiar sight on many campuses, it’s one answer to the logistical question of what to do when residential students test positive for the virus.