[Podcast] Abroad in America: Stay or leave? Plus quarantine life in Vietnam


A typical meal at the quarantine site consists of soup, a side dish, vegetable and rice. People staying in quarantine are given 3 meals per day, for free. Photo courtesy: Huong Nguyen

Suhra Nahib

Welcome back to Abroad in America. This week podcast’s contributor is editor Ha Ta who wrote an article about the difficult decision many international students have to make of whether to stay or leave their host country for home. In this podcast, Ha talks to Tam Nguyen, a 20-year-old student majoring in Business Administration Program at the Catholic University of Leuven Belgium. They talk about how Nguyen decided to come home and what life is like in a mandatory mass quarantine camp in Vietnam for people who return to the country from abroad. Enjoy our episode.