COVID-19 vaccine clinic at Koch Arena offers usefulness for Wichita State Learners


WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) – Sedgwick County is partnering with Wichita Condition University to host a cell vaccine clinic at Charles Koch Arena. 

The clinic is meant for the whole Wichita community, but WSU college students who bought their shot Wednesday say the convenient site and hrs are a major explanation they showed up. 

“I felt like I essential to do my career and get boosted,” student Britte Magnuson stated. 

Dozens of persons ended up at the clinic. It ran from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

“I in fact requested one of the females that gave me it, and she stated more student athletes and basically WSU individuals are coming in and obtaining it listed here,” Magnuson stated. 

Magnuson received his Pfizer booster shot. His fellow scholar, Lauren Mccalla, did much too. 

“It’s so good,” she explained. “I do not basically reside on campus, but this is a super close vaccine web site.”

The county started out its partnership with WSU in September 2021. Since then, it has administered over 300 1st and next doses of the Pfizer and Johnson and Johnson vaccines and over 450 booster shots at the collaborating clinics. 

It is also established to continue, the clinics at Koch Arena will run each Wednesday by way of February. At that issue, the county mentioned it will choose if it desires to schedule a lot more. 

Equally Magnuson and Mccalla said it was an quick approach, and they inspire other people to go out and get their pictures. 

“For the security of you and absolutely everyone else on campus…just to continue to keep every little thing open…a tiny little bit of normalcy is nice,” Mccalla claimed. “And it feels very best when you are vaccinated and boosted.”