From Business Observer, August 26, 2020
Aleah Colón-Alfonso launched the business Stay Safely Away.

Recognizing an urgent need during the pandemic — to remind people to practice social distancing — one area college student decided to find an entrepreneurial solution. 

That student, Aleah Colón-Alfonso, a rising junior at New College of Florida in Sarasota, has launched the company Stay Safely Away. The business sells wearable items that remind people to keep their distance.

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Founded in Sarasota in 1960, New College of Florida is a top-ranked public liberal arts college and the state’s Honors College of Florida. New College prepares intellectually curious students for lives of great achievement by providing a highly individualized education that integrates academic rigor with career-building experiences. New College offers 45 undergraduate majors in arts, humanities and sciences, a master’s degree program in applied data science, and certificates in technology, finance, and business skills.

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