"I started the school year with so much enthusiasm and motivation. Then the strike came along. I feel like I am wasting my time, energy and money that I worked hard for and this is so frustrating. I am an international student, I flew all the way here for a good education, to be productive. Adjusting to everything here was hard enough when I got into it and started enjoying the studying and the routine, suddenly all came to a halt. Now, this is making me really depressed and angry but I'm helpless!"