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Footprints: An interactive public art map Kelley Crawford, Steven Melendez, and Emma Fick worked together to create a custom interactive public art map for New Orleans. This project was made possible through a grant provided by EPNO (Emerging Philanthropists of New Orleans)! Take a walk and click away! Paris Willoughby: Nailing down support for creative laborers in the midst of a pandemic If you told Paris Willoughby just a few months ago that she would be stuck at home and not able to work, she probably wouldn’t believe you. A resident of New Orleans, Willoughby is passionate about both her full-time day job as a licensed nail technician and her role as a museum intern in the curatorial department at the New Orleans Museum of Art. When all of that changed with COVID-19, so did Paris, and Hayley Mesisel has the story. Big (un)Easy Living: COVID-19 stress test We all know that the way to cut back on the spread of COVID-19 is to quarantine when infected, but with people wanting to be tested running high and the amount of tests running low, we see a problem. Renee Peck headed to Avenue Pub to take a shot -- at her chance of getting a test, and after 3 hours in line, here's what she got.