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The truth about Thanksgiving

The truth about Thanksgiving

Sehar Macan-Markar November 23, 2020

We should be wary about how we celebrate The Thanksgiving season is usually regarded as a time for people to come together, put aside their differences and enjoy each other’s company. The story of the...


What we’re eating: apple crisp

Elaina Wall November 23, 2020

The holidays are here, which means spending time with family, listening to music, playing games and eating lots of delicious food. If you’re looking for change from your traditional apple pie or surprise...

Thanksgiving playlist: tune into these Turkey Day tracks

Thanksgiving playlist: tune into these Turkey Day tracks

Nenagh Sheehan November 23, 2020

Thanksgiving is approaching, and students are heading home for break. This is a time to reflect on what you’re thankful for and to relax, cook and spend time with family. Online classes and finals can...


Hawks look forward to Thanksgiving break

Elaina Wall November 17, 2020

Thanksgiving is so close we can almost taste and smell the mashed potatoes, stuffing and delicious pumpkin pie. We can’t wait to go home for break. This week, The Hawk spoke with members of the St. Joe’s...

From the editors: Our responsibilities endure

From the editors: Our responsibilities endure

Jackie Collins and Ryan Mulligan November 10, 2020

To our readers:  The Hawk, along with many news outlets across the world, has reported stories about the coronavirus pandemic and the pandemic of systemic racism that America began reckoning with after...

Where to get a free COVID-19 test. GRAPHICS: CASEY WOOD ’23/THE HAWK

Community plans ahead for break

Devin Yingling October 20, 2020

The day after Thanksgiving each year, Annie Winkler ’23 and her family get together at her grandfather’s favorite restaurant in Philadelphia to continue the prior evening’s holiday festivities.  This...

Zoë Welsh 22 (left) and Anna Pirolli 21 (right) talk to attendees at the event. PHOTOS: Alex Hargrave 20

Young and old gather for annual Thanksgiving Dinner Dance

Sarah Morrison November 27, 2019

Smooth jazz filled Doyle Banquet Hall in Campion Student Center, along with the sweet aroma of pumpkin pie on Nov. 21. About 350 senior citizens waited at tables for dinner or gathered on the dance floor...

GRAPHIC: Kaitlyn Patterson 20

Have a holly, jolly…Thanksgiving?

Carolina González November 20, 2019

Shortly after people stuff their Halloween costumes in the backs of their closets and take down their spooky decorations, one of the most pressing debates that plagues society arises: when to turn on the...

GRAPHIC: Kaitlyn Patterson 20

Thankful for this playlist

Kaitlyn Patterson November 20, 2019

The holiday season is quickly approaching, and it might be hard to slow down as the semester dwindles to its final weeks. While you struggle to get through those last few classes and assignments before...

ILLUSTRATION: Kaitlyn Patterson 20

Hawks fly home for Thanksgiving

Lucy Higgins November 19, 2019

While turkey often takes the spotlight in the traditional Thanksgiving table spread, for many people, it’s the side dishes that make the meal complete. Turkeys have been stuffed with goodness since...


Heading home for turkey day

Sophia Richetti November 13, 2018

Playlist for your Thanksgiving dinner party Autumn is the best time of the year. The changing leaves, the crisp breeze and all the seasonal foods set a great mood. Thanksgiving is the day to look forward...

A brief history of Thanksgiving

Eliza Rocco November 14, 2017

What is Thanksgiving? Thanksgiving is a holiday that has become known for its turkey feasts and parades. It is a celebration where family and friends come together to give thanks for the blessings they...

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