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In 2020, campus life is masked, distant and strictly monitored

Harrington, 18, said people weren’t making much of an effort to say hello in the hallways, because COVID-19 safety protocols restrict freshmen from entering anyone’s dorm room but their own. Worse, she knew that if she found herself caught up in camaraderie and decided to visit someone else’s room, she could be dismissed and sent home, just as 11 other freshmen were after having been found in a hotel-turned-dorm room on Sept. 4.