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Can You Really Ban Facebook to College Students?

by Mandy Morgan

Leaving for college for the first time? Feeling freedom like no body`s business?!? Depending on what college you`re going to, it might not be all that true.

Hopefully you`re not going to Northern Illinois University because they are banning Facebook, Wikipedia and porn...JUST from their dorms!

So now the question is, what`s left?

Live at Starbucks a block away for the rest of your dorm life?...(not the worst idea) Do you think this is going too far? And why are they doing this? My best understanding is that they think these sites are unethical. Find out the whole story here.

In the meantime, if you just found this out, and you ARE an incoming freshman to Northern Illinois University...maybe you could relate to this reaction.