‘Kids will be kids’: Furtive hugs, complex logistics on South Korea’s first day back at school

Students gear up for PE on May 20, 2020, their first day back at Gyungbuk Girls' High School in Daegu, South Korea, after a lengthy closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Daegu was at the center of South Korea's coronavirus outbreak.
(Woohae Cho / For The Times)

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Victoria Kim is the Seoul correspondent for the Los Angeles Times. She previously covered state and federal courts, worked on investigative projects and reported on Southern California’s Korean community.