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Four ways to keep proper etiquette on Zoom

Four ways to keep proper etiquette on Zoom

Chance Allen, Lead Arts & Culture Writer

September 28, 2020

With COVID-19 affecting students’ day-to-day lifestyle, many are obligated to continue their learning over Zoom. Beyond using Zoom for classes, the video communications site is also used for interviews, meetings and other virtual gatherings. An important thing to remember when using Zoom is to maintain the same formalities that regularly occur in person. Here are four ways to keep proper etiquette on your Zoom calls.

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