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Bringing Something New to the (Thanksgiving) Table

Bringing Something New to the (Thanksgiving) Table

November 14, 2019

Whether you are looking for healthier alternatives to home-cooked comfort foods or a few new recipes for your holiday leftovers, here are six new takes on your favorite fall flavors.

Every year, many Fordham students take advantage of FLC's close proximity to the parade route and attend (COURTESY OF SOPHIA OLIVERI-MEYER).

A Beginner’s Guide to Surviving the Thanksgiving Day Parade

November 14, 2018

You can’t think of turkey without stuffing, just like you can’t think of Thanksgiving without the Mac...

Besides sitting on giant turkeys, here are a host of ways to spend your Ramsgiving. (COURTESY OF SOPHIA OLIVERI-MEYER)

Ramsgiving: What to Do and What to Eat

November 14, 2018

Besides sitting on giant turkeys, here are a host of ways to spend your Ramsgiving.

Big Blue Plymouth: An Alien Take on an American Classic

Big Blue Plymouth: An Alien Take on an American Classic

November 14, 2018

Most people on Earth probably see the existence of Thanksgiving as a foreign or alien concept (literally...

Gather 'round the table for a heaping helping of humility.

Thanksgiving: The Holiday of Moral Qualms

November 14, 2018

The holiday, sufficiently dreadful on its own, continues to find ways to absorb other weaker sources of gloom, much like an imploding star.

For many, Thanksgiving is a time to reunite with family. For all, though, family reunions inevitably mean family arguments and debates.

Thanksgiving 2017: A Debate Primer

November 16, 2017

For some, the word “Thanksgiving” conjures rosy memories of food, friends and family. But we all ...

Thousands of people packed 6th Avenue in New York City to watch marching bands, colorful floats and celebrities march along in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade on Nov. 27, 2014. (Roy Caratozzolo III/TNS)

FCLC’s Guide to the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

November 25, 2015

By RACHEL JARVIS Assistant Arts Editor If you stay on campus or commute to school on Thanksgiving D...

House of Memory

December 22, 2014

By NINA BERGBAUERAssistant Literary EditorPublished: December 10, 2014 About a year ago, just after my grandmother was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, I remember listening to the doctor’s explanation of the disease and what lies ahead. He compared the patient’s mind to a cluttered closet whose door won’t stay shut ...

A Holiday Guide to Dodging Relatives’ Questions

November 20, 2014

By MEREDITH SUMMERSLiterary Co-Editor & Copy EditorPublished: November 19, 2014 With Thanksgiving next week, many college students are looking forward to going home for the break. Dreaming of playing with pets and not having to wait for hours to attempt laundry in broken washers, many students forget the worst part of b...

So You Think You Can Thank: Turkey Day 2012 Edition

November 15, 2012

By JEWEL GALBRAITH Featured Editor Published: November 15, 2012 Being that we’re college students...

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A Holiday Away From Home

November 15, 2012

Thanksgiving Feast Tips for Students Spending Break at Lincoln Center By HANNAH NEWMAN Contributing Wr...

Jessica Senat, FCLC ’12 (far right), says that Thanksgiving to her means more than a feast. (Courtesy of Jessica Senat)

A Family’s Untraditional Thanksgiving Celebration

November 16, 2011

By JESSICA SENAT Staff Writer Published: November 16, 2011 I had Cheerios cereal for Thanksg...