Two months in the past Sofia Skevofylaka was sitting in a lecture corridor at Imperial University Company Faculty using a single of the remaining classes on the masters in innovation, entrepreneurship and management diploma that she is due to finish in July.
Within forty eight several hours she was on a aircraft again to her relatives in Greece just after the campus on Exhibition Highway in London’s museum district was shut, and each tutorial, seminar and course was set on line. She does not expect to return.
“People begun to get scared. I was residing close by in Imperial’s university student accommodation and I experienced a contract to keep until eventually August. But I choose to be with my relatives. It is a single significantly less tension,” Ms Skevofylaka suggests.
She now attends lectures from her laptop computer by using Zoom, the online video conferencing system. As aspect of their