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COLUMN: Isolated in dorm rooms or stuck at home, some freshmen wonder if college is worth it

Toward the end of her first semester at the University of Pittsburgh, Sophie Fogel spent every night studying alone in her dorm room, eating lukewarm takeout meals from the cafeteria and wondering why she bothered going away to college in the first place. Fogel, 18, can recite a list of typical college experiences she has […]