The quarantine chronicles: Ponderings on loss and leaving home for college

Jessica Shen-Wachter SC ’23 reflects on her weeks at home since her first year of college life was interrupted by a pandemic. “Though many stressors are very present in my life because of COVID-19, separation from my moms and my sister isn’t one of them. For better or for worse, time feels almost suspended in this moment of almost soothing monotony,” she writes.

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As Claremont Colleges clear campuses, students watch semester disappear

With the threat of coronavirus bearing down, 5C students saw their semesters on campus cut short as administrators asked them to leave.

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