Survey reports depression, anxiety in college students amid COVID-19 pandemic

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According to Coye Cheshire, a social psychology professor at the campus School of Information, remote learning deprives students of the everyday collection of small, informal interactions, the lack of which can accumulate and take a toll on students’ mental health.

According to a study published Tuesday that was co-led by the UC Berkeley Center for Studies in Higher Education, the COVID-19 pandemic has had “looming negative impacts” on the mental health of university students.
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