Chloe Isleta, 22, floating in the pool before swim practice.
Ms. Isleta had planned to swim competitively through the summer in the U.S., in hopes of qualifying for the Olympic team of the Philippines, where she also holds citizenship.
But the pandemic canceled the qualifying meets she needed and then the 2020 Olympic Games were canceled, too.
‘My whole life I have always had a plan,’ says Ms. Isleta.
‘I had to learn that you can’t just be fixated on a schedule any more.’ Months after graduating into the most challenging employment market in generations, many members of the Class of 2020, like Ms. Isleta, are still searching...
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