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Celebrating the holidays from a Jewish perspective

Natalie Hirsch, Contributor December 12, 2021

Hanukkah occurs every year and this Jewish holiday uses the lunar calendar so it doesn’t occur on the same day every year. When Hanukkah occurs during school, I would decorate my door with a Hanukkah...

Be inclusive with holidays

Be inclusive with holidays

Royal Purple, Editorial Staff Opinion April 2, 2018

Aspects of Christian faith intersect with many areas of our lives and daily routines. Most of us are guaranteed a few days off work and school each year without question, and even our calendars are...

Jazzing up the holidays with UW-W Jazz Band

Jazzing up the holidays with UW-W Jazz Band

Christopher Mathews, Staff Writer December 13, 2017

There is a certain vibe most people get from the holiday season, that time period between November and January. It is chaos: a calamity of love, panic, holiday cheer, for some a reminder of loss, all rolled...

Holiday shopping on a budget

December 5, 2012

  With the Holidays around the corner, students everywhere are looking for inexpensive and personable gifts for their friends and family. For those still struggling, here is a guide for cheap and...

Whitewater welcomes winter holidays

December 5, 2012

  With the holiday season upon us, many students look forward to family gatherings, stuffed stockings, caroling, decorating trees, eating baked goodies and most importantly, no classes. Get...

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