All posts tagged "thanksgiving"

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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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    Celebrating Thanksgiving as an international student

    By Matt Stephenson– It’s hard to believe that the semester is almost over and Thanksgiving is upon us. Many students are already starting to stress about finals, but before the real cramming can start most students go...

    • Posted November 22, 2015
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  • Features
    Brace yourselves: Thanksgiving is coming

    By Briana Williams– Thanksgiving time is finally here, and that means only a few days separate us from freedom and feasts. A lot of us are going home for the long weekend to relax and spend some...

    • Posted November 22, 2015
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  • Features
    Treat yourself to leftover Halloween candy

    The scariest time of the year will soon be replaced with the yummiest. Talk around the dorms is no longer the wacky plans of the coming weekend, but the excitement of going home (a few for the...

    • Posted November 1, 2015
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  • Giving thanks: one student reflects on the holiday

    By Chris Stephens– Thanksgiving was created from English traditions from back around the Protestant Reformation. It is a special day that we can gather with our loved ones and reap the blessings from the past year. With...

    • Posted November 27, 2014
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  • Thanksgiving recipe guide: Three contemporary dishes to wow your family with this Thanksgiving

    by Ben Graven — Bacon-wrapped green beans You will need: Fresh, rinsed green beans 1 package of hickory smoked bacon I can of water chestnuts Brown sugar Olive Oil Salt/pepper Toothpicks Cook/prep time: less than 30 minutes...

    • Posted November 26, 2014
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  • Features
    Five festive dinner ideas for Thanksgiving

    By Leada Felli– Ready for new traditions in the family? Tired of all the cleaning and hassle of Thanksgiving dinner? Listed below are five great restaurants with Thanksgiving dinner deals that offer a special dinner, from cheap and...

    • Posted November 20, 2014
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  • Giving thanks for this year of sports

    By Annie Moore At this time of the year when we take time to reflect on the past year and to give thanks for all that it brought, it is important to remember all we have to...

    • Posted November 26, 2013
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  • Cultural abundance: Latino students share Thanksgiving traditions

    By Laura Azahar– A cornucopia of two cultures is served on a platter this Thanksgiving — the Latino community has adopted this holiday and made it their own. Pilgrims at Plymouth Rock celebrated the first Thanksgiving in 1621....

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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  • Awkward turkey talk for the table: Uncomfortable thanksgiving conversation starters the whole family can enjoy

    Thanksgiving with the family can be a stressful time. Political conversations can turn tense between gulps of cider while parents bring up sore spots from the past year. The Cardinal’s guide to holiday table talk is here...

    • Posted November 21, 2012
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