With supply chains snarled for new machines and washing machines, dishwashers and other home goods experiencing heavier use, the pandemic has led to a surprising boom in the struggling appliance-repair industry
By Soo Youn
3 days ago
Note to readers
The Road to Recovery is a new Washington Post section highlighting attempts to rebuild the nation’s economy, its communities and its spirit in the midst of the covid-19 pandemic.
The Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies graduate program has switched up its plans this fall to allow students from its campuses in China and the United States to attend classes at the only Johns Hopkins site that is not online-only, in Italy. Some professors from China have also joined the Bologna campus to teach in person.
Parenting in a pandemic means I’m constantly instructing my kids: “Wear your mask. Don’t touch your face. Social-distance.” But in this world, my kids are the ones telling me what to do. They’ve become my teachers, coaches and mentors.