CASES AT WILLIAMS COLLEGE: The New York Times database on coronavirus cases at American colleges and universities lists one case for Williams College. But there have been at least two reported by the school, an official confirms.
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Lindsey Hollenbaugh | Quarantined with kids: 171 days together, but who's counting?
171. That’s how many days David and I have been home together since Massachusetts schools closed on March 13 in response to COVID-19. That’s how many days “David and Mommy’s Awesome Adventure” lasted.
I went back today and read my first column, published Monday, March 16. I wrote: “When I picked up my 4-year-old son from preschool Friday afternoon, hours after Pittsfield schools had announced a two-week closure (now three weeks), I didn’t know what to say to him. The parents put on their bravest faces, shuffled their little learners into cars and waved goodbye. When we got home, I tried my best to explain that he wouldn’t see his friends, or beloved teacher, for a few weeks.”