Remember that time you ate a microwavable burrito every night without fail?
This photo of a college dorm room from nearly 100 years ago proves that customizing one's box-sized shared room is as old as the concept of older generations complaining about younger generations.
This would never, ever, ever be found in a modern college student's room.
Keeping my room organized helps me not only feel more at home in a dorm but helps me work better too.