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Don't be shy!

Karadc

Remember, everyone surrounding you is undergoing the same change. Take little leaps each day -- knock on your nextdorm neighbor's door or ask to sit with someone eating alone in the dining hall. Many of my lasting friendships were forged in the first few days. All it takes is initiative!

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