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Items tagged "Shelter in place": 2

4/19 Email to Students

During the morning of April 19 I was glued to the news. I live about 10 miles north of Boston and was scheduled to teach a class at Middlesex Community College in Lowell.

Despite being outside the designated "shelter in place" zone (with Lowell being even further), I was nervous about leaving my house and about the distance I knew some of my…


I sent this e-mail to my College Writing class (at Northeastern University) when I woke up on the morning of April 19th. I had stayed up the night before watching the news, and I was up early on Friday because I couldn't sleep. After receiving an official notification on my phone about campus being closed for the day, I sent this e-mail because…