Alumni News

Rob McDowell ’81: A COVID-19 Survivor’s Story

Margaret Temesvari – May 6, 2020

From Multichannel News on April 10, 2020
“When communications attorney Robert McDowell started feeling a little under the weather last month, he chalked it up to seasonal allergies and related bronchitis and got the usual antibiotic from his primary care physician. Then his symptoms worsened.

It wasn’t seasonal allergies.

After a trip to the hospital and back home again, the former FCC commissioner was re-admitted with what turned out to be COVID-19-related double pneumonia…”

Click here to read the full story on Rob’s harrowing battle and miraculous recovery from COVID-19.