Some had gone to elite private high schools; others were on full scholarship.They came from diverse racial backgrounds, and several were first-generation immigrants.
But others, like Susan Patton, the Princeton alumna and mother who in March wrote a letter to The Daily Princetonian urging female undergraduates not to squander the chance to hunt for a husband on campus, say that de-emphasizing relationships in college works against women.
“For most of you, the cornerstone of your future and happiness will be inextricably linked to the man you marry, and you will never again have this concentration of men who are worthy of you,” advised Ms.
They watched a little TV, had sex and went to sleep.
Instead, she’ll talk about “cost-benefit” analyses and the “low risk and low investment costs” of hooking up.
Their time out of class is filled with club meetings, sports practice and community-service projects.