Publication Title

Historical Methods 2020

Publication Date


Document Type



These testimonies are from two students, a junior woman and an anonymous senior man, who were interviewed on their personal experiences regarding their mental health during quarantine as a result of the Coivd-19 pandemic. The students discussed their mental states both prior to quarantine and after, mentioning the impacts not only on her social life but the exacerbation of previous mental health struggles. Both students describe similar conditions despite their dissimilar experiences, including feelings of isolation and loneliness as a result of the sudden change. They also detail the impact that online learning had on their work, and the counseling services provided by the college.