Ersin Gül spends his days helping others who struggle in the isolation brought on by the pandemic. Since the #coronavirus crisis began, the Canadian immigrant has seen a huge uptick in people looking to help with the neighborhood group he belongs to in Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf.
“Sophie,” 24, is an intensive care nurse in a large Berlin hospital. She is using her middle name because she doesn’t want to draw attention to her hospital or her colleagues, who worry about being overrun by COVID-19. Sophie also has a serious message for her generation. This piece originally aired on April 1 and was replayed on April 16.
How do you help young minds during a time of unprecedented stress brought on by a global pandemic? Berlin teacher Adrianne Oldham has the answer for her students online. Find out more in today’s edition of The Coronavirus Chronicle. This piece originally aired on March 30 and was replayed on April 14.