The University of Notre Dame

At Adelphi, unplugged students party like it’s 1993

By GREGORY ZELLER // For some Adelphi University students, this may be the hardest week of their entire collegiate careers. Freshmen in a first-year seminar taught by visiting Associate Professor of English Donna Freitas are facing a Herculean and uniquely 21st century challenge: a full week without their smartphones. Students attending Freitas’ “Life Unplugged (Fight the Feed)” course turned in their iPhones, Samsung Galaxy devices and other smartphones Thursday, placing them in the trusty hands…