In the year 2020, the coronavirus has impacted the lives of many in every way imaginable. The pandemic has made people deal with the loss of their loved ones, hitting people expenses, physically separating families, leaving you stranded and so much more. For an Indonesian international student in Melbourne, Jean Maxie Suhali shares her personal experience with the coronavirus. Jean Maxie shares how she copes with the coronavirus. Being away from her family physically, studying online classes for the first time her entire life, being away from friends and the psychological and mental impact it had on her. The New ‘Normal’ allows us to see closer into an international student’s perspective on the current ongoing pandemic.