๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Staying at Home in Santiago

Santiago, Chile: Hi! My name is Juan Carlos from Santiago, Chile. In my case, I spend all of my time during the time of this virus doing my school work and watching series on Netflix. Personally, I don’t go out of my house, because I think that this virus is a serious thing. Juan CarlosContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Staying at Home in Santiago”

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Opportunity After the Crisis

Santiago, Chile: My perspective is that the virus could be seen in 2 forms: First: that this virus is only a bad thing and is only bringing chaos and death. And second: that corona virus is bringing bad things and good things, the good could be that all the world is cleaning and that theContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Opportunity After the Crisis”

๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ Uncertainty in Bangkok

Bangkok, Thailand: One of the hardest parts about this situation has been the fact that my final year of high school was cut short and had an abrupt ending, thus not being able to spend the time I could have had with my friends and year group. For years we all looked forward to theContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡ญ Uncertainty in Bangkok”

๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช The View from Germany

Bad Arolsen, Germany: The hardest thing about this whole situation was that I couldn’t see my friends. At the beginning it was said that we didn’t have to go to school just 2 weeks before our Easter break. But as the virus spread further and further, 2 weeks turned into 9. We can only meetContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช The View from Germany”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ The View from Florida

Tampa, Florida, USA: Ever since the beginning of March, covid has changed my plans. The first thing that got canceled was a trip to Seattle in Spring Break. All of the college tours I was supposed to do during spring break and after got canceled. Soon, stores closed. My summer cruise to Europe got canceled.Continue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ The View from Florida”

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Silver Lining in Santiago

Santiago, Chile: Hey! I’m Tomรกs P., from Chile. In our country we have been in quarantine for about two months. I have been working for school online, using Microsoft Teams. Personally, I’m enjoying this time playing the guitar or watching TV series. These are very good times to know each other and share moments withContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Silver Lining in Santiago”

๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Sudden Change in Italy

Jesolo, Italy: It was very sudden. I couldn’t even say goodbye to the high school professors, and my friends, who unfortunately live a bit far from my house, because we don’t all live in the same place and every day I commute about 40 minutes by bus to school. I live in a quiet place,Continue reading “๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Sudden Change in Italy”

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Learning from the Pandemic in Santiago

Santiago, Chile: The hardest part about the situation for me, is that it is not known what will happen to grades, the grades that count for university. Also, not seeing my friends, that I used to see every day, I miss laughing and hugging a lot. The rule here in Chile is mandatory quarantine. WeContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Learning from the Pandemic in Santiago”

๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ United at Home in Chile

Santiago, Chile: Hi! I’m from Chile and in my case I’m living with my family in my house. This has been a time where all the family has been gathered and we have been very unitedโ€ฆ Well, the pandemic has made us locked up for over three weeks now and weยดre getting a little crazy.Continue reading “๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฑ United at Home in Chile”

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Lessons from the Coronavirus in Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii, USA: It was early march when the Punahou teachers told us that we might be finishing the year with online courses. I knew that at some point in my life, I would possibly take one class online. Never had I thought, however, that Iโ€™d be spending half a semester going to class fiveContinue reading “๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Lessons from the Coronavirus in Hawaii”