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The Man, the Myth, the Legend

PICTURED ABOVE: Five-year-old News Editor Katie O’Meara sits on Santa’s lap with her brother as she requests a new Barbie dreamhouse.  The glistening white snow coats my shoulders as I walk through the globe...

Spreading the Spirit

PICTURED ABOVE: Junior Grace Laber decorates one of the trees with a paper ornament made weeks prior.// Photo by Shreya Gunukula. Colorful paper clippings and holiday spirit filled the Director of Service Learning Laura Day’s...

‘Tis the Season to Embrace Diversity

  Think about Christmas for a minute. You may associate the holiday with mistletoe, gingerbread, reindeer, and Santa— a jolly, bearded, white Santa. The image of a white Santa Claus is historically inaccurate. Although...

Last Minute Gift Guide

Christmas is only a couple of days away. You don’t have your gifts yet, and you can’t order the things you hearted on Amazon because it’s too late. But, it’s ok. Don’t panic. We...

Deck the Halls?

Deck the halls with boughs of holly, Fa la la la la la la la!. The holiday season is fast approaching, and although stores and houses are overflowing with Christmas spirit, the Hockaday campus...

DIY: Ugly Christmas Sweater

Supplies plain colored sweatshirt jingle bells felt strips puffy paint hot glue extra things you can find around the house Instructions STEP 1 Lay sweatshirt out on flat surface. Cut green felt strip into...

Starbucks Cup Provokes Controversy

As the Halloween festivities came to a close , Starbucks unveiled their new two-toned red holiday cup, which deviated from the typical cups elaborately decorated with Christmas-themed illustrations. Starbucks created this new design, which...

Since the AM: Peppermint Hot Chocolate Cookies

The weather is getting frightful, and Christmas is right around the corner. These peppermint hot chocolate extra chewy cookies are the perfect sweet treat. Pair it with milk or hey even more hot chocolate,...