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Student story: College brings new friends, learning, and freedom

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- So I've just met so many people from around the world, and even around the country. I never would have made friends in, like, Chicago or Switzerland, and it's just fantastic to understand different world cultures. Yes. And I've learned a lot about myself. I love learning. I had no idea how much I love to learn. I just thought school was school. But in college, I'm there for myself, not because I have to be there. Everything is on you. You're doing it because you want to. You're going to class because you want to, not because you have to. You're doing your homework because you want to, not because you have to. You're simply taking notes because you want to. College is just so much... There's so much more freedom, and because of that, you can do so many more things, and there are so many more doors that open up to you because you're doing things that you want to do, not being forced to do something.