All posts tagged "Christmas"

  • Holiday haters, let the Christmas lovers celebrate

    By Megan Brewer — The holidays arrive with Christmas lights, hot chocolate and beloved holiday music. It’s Christmas time and time for Christmas cheer. Not everyone feels this way though. Some people walk into a grocery store, hear...

    • Posted November 29, 2017
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    Christmas gifts that will save your wallet

    By Jacqueline Kelly– Gift giving can be fun when shopping for someone you care about. It’s even more enjoyable when you know you’re not killing your bank account. Saving money doesn’t mean you have to skimp on...

    • Posted December 3, 2016
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    Thanksgiving trumps Christmas

    By Kyeland Jackson — Christmas has long held the top spot on holiday rankings, displacing Valentine’s Day, Fourth of July and even St. Patrick’s Day . But Thanksgiving has lived in the shadow of Christmas for too long,...

    • Posted November 27, 2016
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  • How to decorate your room for the holidays on a budget

    By Jessica Sanchez– Though it may seem like this semester is dragging on, the holidays will be here before you know it. There’s nothing better than decorating your house for the holidays, but when you’re in college,...

    • Posted November 15, 2016
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  • Finals not the only challenge for third-shift UPS student workers

    By Nick Amon– The end of the fall semester is approaching closer and closer as each day passes. Finals, of course, are soon to follow, along with the hours of dreadful studying for classes we don’t know why we...

    • Posted November 29, 2015
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  • What’s on your wishlist this year?

    By Brooke Billingsley–  “I am an old woman now, so this season I’m asking for things that I will need for my new apartment once I graduate,” -Murphy Stevens, senior.  “I will definitely be asking for some...

    • Posted December 9, 2014
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  • Five local Christmas dinner dining options

    By Leada Felli– Although many restaurants are closed on Christmas, there are still a variety of places that offer a chance to dine out on Dec. 25. We can all agree cooking isn’t for everyone.  The Rivue...

    • Posted December 8, 2014
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  • 40 Nights of Lights

    By: Ashley Logsdon Like many families who celebrate Christmas, the lights on the front of my house, the Christmas tree, and all of the other decorations are pulled out of my attic on the day after Thanksgiving.  After...

    • Posted December 10, 2013
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  • Christmas in Brazil

    By: Joao De Lucca  It is Christmas time and the year is almost done, soon I will go home and enjoy with my family a Brazilian christmas tradition. At home the Christmas is a little different than...

    • Posted December 10, 2013
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  • Preventing seasonal boredom

    By Esther Lee– The month-long holiday break is time to unwind from the semester’s exhausting workload, but there’s no reason to sit around and let those Christmas calories get the best of you. The absolute worst is...

    • Posted December 20, 2012
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