Welcome back to school, all those who are still getting their formal education on!
Reuniting with all your dance friends whom you haven’t seen all summer
When you and your partner realize you are in no shape to run rounds
Newbies watching veterans dance
The brand-newbies just learned a cha cha basic!
Realizing that some of the freshmen were born in 1997
(new life goal: be out of grad school before the new freshmen were born in the 2000s)
When your biggest rival just got way better this summer while you lazed around
How some home-made ballroom gowns look
What to expect at syllabus levels at collegiate competitions now that USA Dance costume rules have been relaxed