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2020 environmental science students persevere through pandemic to graduate

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2020 environmental science students persevere through pandemic to graduate

David Colgan

The next day, classes and trips started getting cancelled. Within a week, UCLA was preparing to close to all but essential workers in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The chancellor was quarantined. Transition to remote teaching had already begun. “Everything was normal and then suddenly it wasn’t,” Schaner said. “That was the last in-person class…

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