February 7, 2001: Snapshot

Give me a break
by Daria Karp ’01

It’s that time again — reading period — when students try to reengage their brains after three weeks of holiday vacation. All those exams and papers require extra energy, which is why Rikki Spencer ’01 and Paul Deeringer ’01 were taking advantage of a January 12 study break at Tower Club. Spencer, reaching for the puffed cheese, was in the midst of studying for her final in Molecular Biology 459, Viruses: Strategy and Tactics, while Deeringer was escaping for a moment from his Religion 320, African-American Religious History, exam preparation.