The war against boredom The coronavirus pandemic has brought much pain to the world in the past months. People are dying. Doctors, nurses, and all medical professionals are risking lives like fighters in the battlefield […]
During COVID-19, more and more people are considering a pet. The general argument: time and companionship. However, the heightened interest has led to worries for shelters and breeders about the impact of COVID-19. What happens to these […]
Reassuring smiles and soft voices greet you once the video begins. They speak positive affirmations, whispering ‘everything is going to be okay’ and that ‘you’re good’ as their hand reaches forward, as if to tuck […]
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Mengying Qin, an undergraduate student at the university of Melbourne, started her undergraduate language course at the university of Melbourne in December 2019. Since arriving in Melbourne, Mengying Qin often feels anxious and even suffers from insomnia […]
“Goodbye, friend, I hope I will be different when I come back.” Karen whispered to me at the airport’s departure lounge. The airport was particularly deserted during the epidemic. She picked up her handbag […]
With the rise of COVID-19, millions of people around the world have self-isolating in their homes, to flatten the curve and minimize the spread of the virus. Suddenly there are limitations to mobility, social gatherings, […]
Story Topic, Angle and Genre Australia’s spiked COVID-19 cases forced universities to move courses online. The outbreak happened too rapidly, posing great challenges for universities and students, both of whom have to adapt to the […]