Cornell University internet bandwidth-cap has sophomore student fuming, considering drugs. KehlBayern August 18, 2011 News 1 Comment A sophomore student at Cornell by the name of Cristina Lara has started a petition to remove the internet bandwidth-cap for Cornell college students because Ithaca’s nightlife sucks and without the internet the woebegotten students of Cornell would be forced to take recreational drugs or attend a frat party to have fun. While those latter two options sound like the UVa experience in its entirety, I have to agree with the sophomore that a school as expensive as Cornell may want to reconsider such miserly dealings with its entertainment-deprived students; however, comparing internet usage to drug addiction is intriguing in that it implies that one requires treatment and the other does not. Perhaps this bandwidth-cap could be a life changing event for her, freeing her from the shackles of e-thralldom and unleashing a ‘torrent’ of new experiences her way that would culminate in her attending the Burning Man festival while reciting, from memory, the collected works of Carlos Castaneda. With that said, I have friends who went to Cornell and I will have to see myself whether the internet is really one of three things Ithaca has to offer. Orlando locaL SEO The bandwidth cap is meant to stop the video downloading and so it is necessary from a bandwidth management perspective but you are right that you cannot live your life online and college is what you make of it, Ithaca is not that bad either.