“I’m glad that there is some push behind it.” said Tim Pindell, Otterbein’s Senior Network Engineer. “I think getting the vaccine is the common sense thing to do to prevent the spread of this disease and to get back to normal. I don't like forcing people to do it. But that's the only way they're going to do it.”
Sophomores Ian Johnston and Emma McGreal say that lifting the mask mandate is great because they've never been in college without it. Johnston also said, "Any decisions they'd [Otterbein] make are a really good call."