11 Ways to Stay Connected if You’re Remote This Semester
Students studying from home can still join clubs, attend social events
While students on campus are navigating the new rules about socializing safely in small groups, social distancing in classrooms and libraries, and mask-wearing etiquette, those taking advantage of the Learn from Anywhere model (LfA) by learning remotely have a different set of concerns. Sure, you can Zoom into a class, but feelings of social isolation may be starting to creep in as you scroll through Instagram and see pictures of Bay State Road and (small) groups of friends hanging out.
So if you aren’t on campus this semester, how can you feel connected? We’ve picked up a few ideas from Reddit, and added some of our own to help those wanting to be part of the BU community this fall from home.