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Published on May 19, 2020

2019-2020 Department Newsletter

The Polyglot - 05/2020

The 2019-2020 school year started out as usual, with everyone ready to and excited to be back at school.  However, the Spring semester threw us for a loop with the COVID pandemic, making it hard for everyone involved, students, faculty and staff alike.  But all of us soldiered on.  Professors redesigned  finals for a digital format, students had to make do with the resources available to them at home and on the Internet, and although all libraries are closed to the public, they have provided support to both our faculty and students.  Far from unraveling the sense of tight-knit community we at Eastern are used to, the pandemic and the virtual-based community it has catapulted us into have made us all even stronger and we can't wait to see our students and each other in person.

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