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A Lot to be Thankful For

Wednesday, December 10th, 2014

 

Packing

Packing

I’m just going to come out and say it: I don’t get Thanksgiving. It’s a cultural tradition that I didn’t grow up with – which is fine – but it also means a lot of shocked expressions from my friends when I tell them I’m staying on campus over break. The campus is by no means deserted. There are plenty of equally indifferent international students and seniors who want to get further ahead on their projects. I’m sure I would have more fun with family at this time of year, eating too much and celebrating. Even so, there are still a lot of perks to doing Thanksgiving the wrong way. (more…)