30 April 2020

Sofía Castro: an exchange student’s experience staying in Maastricht during COVID-19

When Sofía Castro found out that she would be doing her exchange in Maastricht at the School of Business and Economics (SBE), she couldn't wait for her trip! Originally from Chile, this would be her first time in Europe, and she had big plans. But, after just one and half months in the Netherlands, the corona crisis hit, throwing a wrench in her plans. However, Sofía kept a positive attitude, deciding to stay in Maastricht and to make the best of her exchange. 

In this article, Sofía shares with us why she decided to stay and what she has been up to while in quarantine.

By: Sofía Castro