Back to school

8/21 Spotify Playlist: Back to School

Today marks the start of a new school year. Incoming freshman sit nervously in their 150+ lecture hall classrooms, seniors show up late as they just want to get their degree and professors are internally rehearsing their jokes. The first day is one of big expectations, so here is a playlist that will help ease the jitters.

  • “Hail Varisty” // The University of Nebraska Cornhusker Marching Band
    • What better way to get into the school spirit than by listening to the university fight song?
  • “Going Away to College” // blink-182
  • “Campus” // Vampire Weekend
  • “ABC” // The Jackson 5
  • “F*** the Pain Away” // Peaches
    • “… stay in school ’cause it’s the best.”
  • “School Spirit” // Kanye West
  • “Be True to Your School” // The Beach Boys
  • “College Girl” // Travis Porter
  • “We’re Going to Be Friends” // The White Stripes
    • College can be a scary place for those who don’t know anyone on campus, but making a friend will make things better.
  • “Education” // The Kinks
  • “School Day” // Chuck Berry
  • “I Can” // Nas