City in Lockdown – photos by Dr Chaosheng Zhang (staff)

My COVID-19 Story: During the lockdown, to stay safe and healthy, I tried to have short walks with a camera. I have chosen the best three of Galway city.

 

McHale Park COVID-19 Test Centre, Mayo – photos by Dr Gillian Chambers (staff)

Photos from the COVID-19 testing centre in McHale Park, Castlebar

 

Using commuting time creatively - painting by Dr Galina Brychkova (staff)

Working from home saves 3hr driving (traffic jam) time.

Closed door – photo by Dr Deirdre Curran (staff)

In my almost 23 years working at NUIG I have never seen the Quad doors closed. I never even realised there were doors to the archway. For me it proved a powerful and stark symbol that NUIG was (temporarily) closed for business.

Stronger together – painting by Roshni Alavudeen (student)

Thank you to everyone who has directly or indirectly made everyone overcome this pandemic.

Quiet Campus and Corrib – photos by Dr Chaosheng Zhang (staff)

My COVID-19 Story: During the lockdown, to stay safe and healthy, I tried to have short walks with a camera. I have chosen the best five of the NUI Galway campus (along the River Corrib).

 

Getting creative with kids - photos by Dr Maria Pilar Alderete Diez (staff)

Blue sky over campus – photo by Martina Thornton

Photo of blue sky and cherry blossoms on campus in April 2020. I took it on my 2km from home walk.

I have been exploring Galway and its surrounds‌ - photos by Avichal Minda

Avichal's photographs, which were taken during lockdown, help us see beauty in the everyday.