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Recess | Staff Note

RECESS  |  STAFF NOTE

Rush woes

The common room in which I stood was tightly packed with crowds of wide-eyed freshmen, which made any attempt at mingling without awkwardly elbowing past someone nearly impossible.


RECESS  |  STAFF NOTE

Beyond basketball

Watching Duke’s come-from-behind overtime win over Texas in last week’s PK80 Invitational awakened a familiar feeling in me, one I hadn’t felt in some time.


RECESS  |  STAFF NOTE

Dreaming with Roy Orbison

Hitched between the birth and swift death of rock and roll on one side and the frenzy of the British Invasion on the other, the era from roughly 1960 to 1964 has been incorrectly painted as a rough period for pop music.