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Whitmer’s office also said face shields were considered a sufficient face covering for college football players.Pennsylvania says all athletes must wear masks while playing. The Steelers say they’re exempt.|Matt Bonesteel|November 20, 2020|Washington Post
The company has installed a filtration system and clear plastic shields on its transport.NYC for the holidays: The city’s classic traditions have been tweaked for the times|Andrea Sachs|November 19, 2020|Washington Post
It was mainly the case for protection, for PPE and for face shields, so that they could 3D print those face shields.Leveraging collective intelligence and AI to benefit society|Jason Sparapani|November 18, 2020|MIT Technology Review
Fauquier officials are providing employees with two cloth masks each, as well as a reusable face shield.Fauquier County Public Schools returns majority of students to classrooms|Hannah Natanson|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
I look forward to getting custom shields for the side to make this thing a little less prominent.Review: Sony’s PlayStation 5 is here, but next-generation gaming is still on its way|Devin Coldewey|November 6, 2020|TechCrunch
Despite shielding himself from the spotlight, Nauman has remained in demand and highly influential.
Shielding students from the cissexism of the Western canon was too silly even for Oberlin.
The man next to him held a large piece of cardboard above his head, shielding his face from the baking sun.
Teachers showed uncommon courage, shielding their students with their bodies and speaking to them about love.Oklahoma Tornado Devastation: What the Twister Left Behind|Michael Daly|May 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Instead, the government is shielding the industry from liability and helping keep the scope of the deaths secret.If a Windmill Kills an Eagle, Does the Government Make a Sound?|Justin Green|May 14, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The flame wavered, paled by daylight, but shielding itself with strong smoke, and leaped from ledge to ledge.Lazarre|Mary Hartwell Catherwood
Outside Aberdour, and partly shielding the bay, is Inchcolm Island.
For answer Cameron put his arms about her and drew her behind him, shielding her as best he could with his body.Corporal Cameron|Ralph Connor
Hradzka pulled the main switch; there was a click as the shielding went out and the door opened.Flight From Tomorrow|Henry Beam Piper
He was curled up, naked, in the back of the cell, shielding himself from the camera and our stares.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow