It’s no secret that the pandemic has affected the way we interact with other people. This is particularly true for teenagers, who find themselves without their high school peer group for the first time. While some enjoy the space, others are finding it hard to maintain relationships. “During this pandemic, I learned not everybody will stay with me and keep in contact. I have lost some friends, but it doesn’t really matter because I will be one step closer to achieving my goals,” said 16 year old Alexandra Zerate. Read more at the Richmond Pulse.