Stephanie Mayle (DukeEngage Independent Project-Cameroon ’19; 2019-2020 guiDE; 2020 DukeEngage Training Preceptor) recently contributed a column to the Chronicle on COVID-19 and its effect on Duke’s Class of 2020. She writes:
“The time of COVID-19 is a time of loss. The loss of life, of profit, of stability, of peace of mind. For me, the loss of two months that I expected to be some of the most meaningful in my life. The community that grew me into a person so different from the 18-year-old that walked into it years before is suddenly scattered. While we, the class of 2020, will have infinite responses to answer where we were when senior year was canceled, there is one that is unanimous and sadly fitting: we were apart.”
Read more on the Chronicle’s website.