GOSHEN - Officials are Goshen College are keeping their fingers crossed that the worst is over. The flu bug, recently hit the campus...affecting students and staff alike. All there are being asked to take precautions, to keep the spread of it, at bay.
Goshen College Senior Hannah Roth had a close encounter with the flu virus. Several of her housemates came down with the bug.
“I live in an on-campus house and five girls so far have gotten the flu in my house, and they just have been like getting really sick,” said Roth. “It’s just one or two days that they have been sick. It happens really fast, and then it’s over.”
Dozens of students came down with flu-like symptoms last week.
“We had around 50 cases from last week, which would be about 15 percent of our student body,” said Associate Dean of Students, Launa Rohrer.