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COVID Chronicles
Living Through a Crisis

Engineering, science, economics and policy students
at Colorado School of Mines share their stories

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Fake News – Injecting Disinfectants

Fake News – Injecting Disinfectants

Madeleine Johnson

Fake News – Injecting Disinfectants encourages the viewer to look beyond media portrayals of the pandemic to understand a fuller picture of what is going on in the world. The drawing is intended to make the viewer realize that there is more to the pandemic ... READ MORE

Reflections from Abroad and Within

Reflections from Abroad and Within

George Goldade

Land of rising sun An exciting foreign land Full of potential After a year of searching, writing, and applying for the perfect study abroad program, I was Tokyo bound. Exhilaration surged through my bones as I boarded my flight towards a foreign country. Studying ... READ MORE

Virtual Adjustments

Virtual Adjustments

Chloe Soejima

Going into online learning I knew that it was going to take a lot of commitment to stay on top of academic work, especially without the benefit of physically being on campus. Since communicating in person wasn’t going to be an option, it was going to take a ... READ MORE

Fake News – Injecting Disinfectants

Fake News – Injecting Disinfectants

Fake News - Injecting Disinfectants encourages the viewer to look beyond media portrayals of the pandemic to understand a fuller picture of what is going on in the world. The drawing is intended to make the viewer realize that there is more to the pandemic than what...

read more
Reflections from Abroad and Within

Reflections from Abroad and Within

Land of rising sun An exciting foreign land Full of potential After a year of searching, writing, and applying for the perfect study abroad program, I was Tokyo bound. Exhilaration surged through my bones as I boarded my flight towards a foreign country. Studying...

read more
Virtual Adjustments

Virtual Adjustments

Going into online learning I knew that it was going to take a lot of commitment to stay on top of academic work, especially without the benefit of physically being on campus. Since communicating in person wasn't going to be an option, it was going to take a whole lot...

read more
Takeover the Anthropocene

Takeover the Anthropocene

Shania Jo Runningrabbit

At the start of the global pandemic, Italy was one of the first countries to have the coronavirus spread at an unimaginable pace. This ...

New City

New City

Amira Ramirez Gonzalez

This piece displays situations that people and animals might be experiencing during this novel time. The smoky buildings show cases of ...

Nature’s Second Chance

Nature’s Second Chance

Zoe Logan

The damage that humans have done on the Earth is evident in the fact that the quarantine orders that have caused a sharp decrease in ...

Six Feet Apart

Six Feet Apart

Amit Rotem

The purpose of the piece is to hold a mirror to irresponsible behaviour during quarantine. The two subjects are definitely not ...

About COVID Chronicles

COVID Chronicles accepts personal reflections in the form of narratives, poetry, videos, and photographs. Submissions must be from current or recently graduated Mines students,  should be ~50-1,000 words, and original.  Narratives should be accompanied by at least one visual which can be original, such as a personal photograph, or a visual for which you have permission to post.