Some Positive News

  • Success stories: Taiwan, Canada, South Korea, Georgia, and Iceland have successfully flattened the curve, showing that the coronavirus can be stopped.​ Foreign Policy
  • The beat goes on: After cancelled musicals and spring concerts, a high school choir in Chicago made virtual choir videos to have their students’ voice heard. Now educators all over the country are getting in on the fun. NPR
  • The Queen’s rare speech: The 94-year-old Monarch addressed the UK with an ambitious message to inspire the nation. This is the fifth time in her 68-year reign that she has spoken outside of her annual televised address. BBC

More Tips from Around the Water Cooler


“Success will belong to every one of us. We should take comfort that while we may have more still to endure, better days will return. We will be with our friends again. We will be with our families again. We will meet again."

        - Queen Elizabeth II 

“This is a generational crisis with no precedent. We have brought all our resources and administrative capacity to bear, to mount a national effort for our workers, businesses, and families — to protect both lives and livelihoods.”

        - Heng Swee Keat, Deputy Prime Minister of Singapore
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