When the sun goes down in College Park, the beats begin, running from Route 1 to campus streets to La Plata Beach at pre-football game pep rallies.

Chris Kennedy is known in the music world by his stage name, DJ Kennedy. The junior communication major is a DJ who has turned tables in College Park’s scene and Washington nightlife. He plays La Plata Beach Saturday at university-sponsored #TerpUp for Game Day, which also features giveaways and a pregame place for under-21 students.

Behind the turntables

DJ Kennedy

Junior Chris Kennedy ditches his books during nights for electronic beats

By Mel DeCandia

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It smells like Terrapin spirit

Terp spirit

#TerpUp for Game Day has seen a drop in its pregame pep rally numbers, but still draws students for music and giveaways

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