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Roast or be roasted: students share Thanksgiving break plans

An example of Friendsgiving, when a group of friends celebrates Thanksgiving together.
November 19, 2020

Some family traditions are deeply rooted and honored every year at Thanksgiving, while others change because of new members or different families mingling together. Students can discover new Thanksgiving...

Turkey Day for a week, you say? Begone trifling finals!

Thanksgiving greeting, hopefully the inspiration for a great movie.
December 20, 2019

Let’s get down to the nitty-gritty. Was Thanksgiving break really helpful in de-stressing us students? Was a week enough time to take a step back and regain balance for our mental health? Personally,...

Early College students play in Turkey Bowl

Early College at Guilford Turkey Bowl
November 30, 2018

After winning the Early College at Guilford’s Turkey Bowl, the one thing the senior class wanted by their side to celebrate their victory was a cooler of bread. Why, you ask? “I knew we would win since...

Students share holiday experiences

November 30, 2018

Every year on the fourth Thursday of November, the national holiday of Thanksgiving is celebrated by thousands of Americans. This tradition is traced to a harvest festival supposedly held between European...

Thanksgiving’s sad facts

First Thanksgiving
November 30, 2018

The story told about Thanksgiving in most American schools is quite idyllic. Native Americans and Pilgrims gathered to celebrate overcoming their mutual hardships by partaking in a lively harvest festival...

Finding the right time to start holiday season

November 16, 2018

You’re sitting in your favorite coffee shop intently working on a paper due tomorrow. Just as you get focused, you start to hear a faint jingling of bells broadcast over the speakers. Suddenly, you catch...

Recognizing the past during Thanksgiving

Liam Devine-Carter
November 3, 2017

Food, joy, generosity, family. These are just a few of the words that come to mind when thinking of Thanksgiving. They’re generally sentimental words that bring about warm images of your family and friends....

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