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Giving thanks to year in sports

November 24, 2016

Filed under Columns, Sports

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, it seems necessary to give thanks to the past year in sports, with 2016 consisting of many highs for sports fans around the country. *** On behalf of the city of Cleveland, I give thanks to Lebron James. King James ended Cleveland’s 52-year title drought, winning the 2016 NBA fin...

Thanksgiving Survival Guide from GSWS Students

November 21, 2016

Filed under Letter to the Editor, Opinion

Dear Editor, For many, this has been a tough week. Walking the streets of Burlington, countless numbers of people can be seen wearing the grief on their faces, heads are hung low, people seem to be embracing their loved ones tighter and every conversation heard in passing is a new take on what is causing this sense of unease....

First-year break parking denied

First-year break parking denied

November 10, 2016

Parking on campus will not be an option during the period between Thanksgiving and winter break for first-year...

Post Thanksgiving: Black Hawk Down

December 6, 2015

Filed under Opinion

Jackson Brown sat motionless in a drab, olive La-Z Boy recliner, his hands clasped firmly around his temples. It was his favorite piece of furniture, possessing the unique combination of comfort and distance from the manager’s security cameras. But like all good things, this too would come to an end; the chair was marked...

‘Thanksgiving’ spent across the pond

Hunter Colvin

December 1, 2015

Filed under Columns, Life

As we all know, Thanksgiving is a very American holiday. And Canadian. And Liberian. And Dutch. And actually quite a few more countries. My point being, it is not celebrated in England. Although, according to the Telegraph, the Brits are starting to celebrate American Thanksgiving more and more. That being said, they don’t ...

The Four F’s of Thanksgiving

The Four F’s of Thanksgiving

November 18, 2014

Football Three, two, one, hike! Thanksgiving marks the celebration of one of America’s most well known ...

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