It is the first day of university. There are no buses. No seems of the bell ringing or morning announcements in excess of the loudspeaker. There is no chatter, laughter, substantial fives or even elbow bumps between the students in the lecture rooms. Hallways and lockers are vacant. The cafeteria flooring is glowing clean.
This 1st day of school is different. It is way too silent – no feelings of nostalgia and enjoyment. Assembly new learners, new instructors, new pals, new encounters and new alternatives is just a distant memory.
55 million learners in the United States had been out