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College Students Coping with the Health Crisis | #WeBelongInCollege Stories

Last updated April 27, 2020

College students throughout the country are dealing with extraordinary challenges because of our current health crisis. Watch these #WeBelongInCollege stories from students about how they are managing to cope and continue to work towards their educational goals.

Serena’s #WeBelongInCollege Story

There is nothing more inspiring than someone who is in the midst of their own struggle and chooses to dedicate themselves to help others. Serena shares her story to help others who are in the same situation.

Eva’s #WeBelongInCollege Story

Eva, like many of us, is frustrated with this situation. However, she has stayed positive and has advice that she wants all of us to hear: “We’ve just got to keep pushing through this. We all need to focus on our mental health and keep doing what we can to stay safe and healthy.”

Amber's #WeBelongInCollege Story

It didn’t take long for the severity of the situation to really sink in for Amber. She was absolutely thriving at college. Returning home and figuring out how to focus on her studies and stay healthy - both physically and mentally - has been a real challenge. Now she has some really great advice to share: “Get on a schedule. Everyone’s saying it - BECAUSE IT WORKS!”

Enoch’s #WeBelongInCollege Story

Like many students throughout the country, Enoch has been struggling to adapt to online learning and physical distancing. In his story, he shares one coping strategy that has been helping him get through this crisis.

Karoline's #WeBelongInCollege Story

Karoline is grateful to her college for letting her stay in her dorm room. Regardless, physical distancing in a dorm room is tough. Karoline constantly worries about her family members who are sick. Through it all, Karoline has found self-care strategies that are helping her persist through the pandemic.

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