Bylines: Working remotely while parenting is a daunting task for Columbia staff and faculty

Ignacio Calderon, Camilla Forte, and Jonah Ocuto

By Jonah Ocuto, Multimedia Producer

With the start of the fall semester, faculty and staff have found themselves struggling to manage the physical and emotional needs of their children, students and themselves. While childcare has always been a pressing issue in higher education, the added stress of switching to remote learning has once again called into question what more colleges should be doing for their employees.