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Holiday gift giving guide

Here are some unique options that even the fussiest people on your list will enjoy this holiday season.

Northampton Holiday Stroll brings local food and good cheer

A stroll down Main Street created to foster holiday happiness to the local community.

Stop hating Black Friday shoppers

Will Keve argues that Black Friday shoppers shouldn’t be stigmatized.

‘Friendsgiving offers students a chance to define a holiday and a family on their own terms’

A definitive guide to November’s other holiday of thanks, without the awkward family encounters.

Great and delicious alternatives for Thanksgiving dinner

How to accommodate all tastes for a non-traditional holiday meal.

How to decorate your dorm for the holidays

Collegian blogger Kate Casler shares some tips on how to make your dorm more festive during this holiday season.

The perks of being a Scrooge

It’s that wonderful time of year again to reminisce on all of the awful things about the holidays.

Remember to appreciate the holidays for the little things

Amidst the gifts and decorations, there is a deeper meaning to the holidays, and it is important not to forget it.

Podcast: A Collegian Christmas

Collegian staffers Steffi Porter, Stephen Margelony-Lejoie and Emily Brightman discuss their opinions of Christmas.

Photography gift ideas that won’t make you shutter

Give your artsy friend a great gift to help them take pictures without taking your money.

The final stretch

Stressed from finals week? Don’t sweat it, we’re all in it together. Columnist Hannah Sparks offers some comforting words to get you through the homestretch of the semester.

How to avoid the winter break weight gain

Stephen Margelony-Lajoie gives tips to keep away the few extra inevitable pounds that the holiday season brings along.

It’s okay to spend the holidays away from home

Collegian blogger Kate Casler shares her tips with those that can’t be with their families this holiday season.

In-Store or Online: A Shopping Guide

A quick outlook on the differences between in-store and online shopping.

Holiday Recipe: Sinfuls

Samantha Gillis delivers a sinfully delicious holiday dessert, sinfuls.

Groups embrace charity during holiday season

Local organizations work to make the holiday season a little better for everyone by collecting goods for the less fortunate.

Taste: An Unsung Gift of the Holidays

Collegian science blogger Eliza Mitchell explains why we are able to distinguish between tastes, such as gingerbread, fruit cake, and candy canes.

10 can’t-miss Christmas programs

Collegian staff writer Kate MacDonald rounds up her top 10 essential Christmas movies for the holiday season.

The 2010 guide to egg nog

Collegian egg nog editor Tim Jones shares his insight into the holiday drink and offers advice on what to buy and what to avoid at all costs.

Easy Holiday Treats

With the holidays coming up, your sweet tooth may already be in anticipation for what is up ahead. Try these recipes for no-bake pie and cherry tart this holiday season and leave your guests drooling.