April edited May in University of California - Berkeley. Is it true that freshman don't date? This is what my daughter was told - that they really don't have time to date or otherwise don't do so. She is this close to submitting her SIR however is concerned about having fun even while she plans to work very hard. She knows that there's lots to do April edited May
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Going into my freshman year of college , I really wanted a boyfriend. In retrospect, I think it was a defense mechanism because I was so terrified of making new friends. I was so close to my friends from home that there was a part of me that genuinely thought making any new friends was sort of cheating on the ones I already had. I met someone at a party my third night of college. We had our first kiss the night we met, and we were pretty inseparable for the next month or so. From hanging out and watching TV in each other's rooms to meeting in the dining hall for every meal, we spent more than enough time together. Then, slowly but surely, things started fizzling out between us, and I started realizing I had invested literally no energy into making friends of my own.
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Of all college relationships, nearly 33 percent are long-distance, according to an iVillage survey. But do they last? Going the long distance is not easy: Challenges including overcoming communication barriers, resisting the temptation of a fun, new social life and scraping together the finances to visit each other at separate schools. But the next time you grumble about a spotty Skype connection or a pricey plane ticket, think about Barbara Gee and Gordon Baranco. The pair got together at age 16, despite the misgivings of their parents Barbara is Chinese-American, and Gordon is African-American , who threatened to disown them.
August edited August in College Life. I've heard that freshman year is mainly just hooking up and nothing serious. I'd actually prefer a serious relationship over a one-night-stand, and was wondering how common relationships are freshman year.