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LGBTQIA+ Seder discusses oppressed communities gaining insight for the future

The dinner integrated the traditional Seder customs along with additions that have a specific meaning in the LGBTQIA+ community.

SLIDESHOW: Holiday Photos

Photos of holiday performances from campus groups and the community. Photos by Aakanksha Gupta, Jong Man Kim, Benno Kraehe, Katherine Mayo, Mayank Mishra and Caroline O’Connor.

Happy Columbus Day: Let’s talk about indigenous peoples

Christin Howard takes this Columbus Day to reflect on the continued oppression of Native Americans.

The meaning of Easter

Mike Tudoreanu denounces the materialistic and consumerist aspects of holidays and urges people to focus on the true meaning of Easter Sunday.

CMASS holds Kwanzaa celebration

The Center for Multicultural Advancement and Student Success welcomed students on Monday to celebrate African culture

Ending St. Patrick’s Day parade exclusion

Allie Connell deplores the exclusion of LGBT persons and groups from Boston’s annual St. Patrick’s Day parade.

Holiday history: Channukah

With the beginning of Channukah around the corner, columnist Merav Kaufman offers a brief history of the holiday along with a few of the popular traditions that accompany it.

Black Friday fun

Thanksgiving is all the buzz up until the official Turkey day, but what about the next day? Columnist Hannah Sparks gives an insight on an often forgotten holiday looming in the shadow of Thanksgiving: Black Friday.

Does Thanksgiving matter anymore?

Collegian contributor Rachel Arlin thinks we should forget Black Friday deals to refocus on Thanksgiving.

Eid Al-Adha: Feast of the Sacrifice

Suzanne Hishmeh, member of the Student Muslim Association, gives a brief history of the holiday Eid Al-Adha and the celebration that takes place in its honor.

The Living vs. The Dead

Collegian Columnist Chelsea O’Hara writes about the holiday “The Day of the Dead,” or as it’s known “Dia de Los Muertos.”

Halloween dorm decorating

Collegian blogger Kate Casler gives cheap and easy tips to decorate for Halloween.

Ideas for Columbus Day voyages

Like the man the holiday is named after, take some time over Columbus Day weekend to hit the road.

Holiday-related articles: Fall 2010

Happy holidays! Here’s a collection of our holiday-related articles and blogs from the past semester.