Guyot Hall under Quarantine: Geosciences Ph.D. students defend remotely amidst the pandemic
Summary: Among the denizens of Guyot Hall, the unprecedented measures of the coronavirus lockdown impacted the trajectories of four Geosciences Ph.D. candidates, who faced the prospect of completing and defending their dissertations remotely. Despite the inherent challenges, Rachel Harris *20, Jennifer Kasbohm *20, Danielle Schlesinger *20 and Joel Simon *20 all successfully defended their dissertations during the lockdown.
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