Has navigating college classes during COVID left an education void?

The class of 2023 will be the first graduating class that spent most of their time in college dealing with COVID and the shakeup it caused to the school system.

Given all the changes to how classes were taught, we thought we’d check in with a couple of seniors to see how they feel about the education they’ve received.

University of Minnesota biology Major Kayla Walstrom didn’t have the typical college experience. COVID shut down schools midway through her freshman year, throwing a major curve in the education system. “Having online classes made it very difficult to pay attention,” she said. “It was easy to cut corners, it was harder to care about the assignments.”

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Micah Ward
Micah Wardhttps://universitybusiness.com
Micah Ward is a University Business staff writer. He recently earned his master’s degree in Journalism at the University of Alabama. He spent his time during graduate school working on his master’s thesis. He’s also a self-taught guitarist who loves playing folk-style music.

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