Tag Archives: holidays

Christmas around the world

While many Americans celebrate with Christmas music and gifts, the holiday season means different things to people all over the world Christmas is the main American holiday and is celebrated each year by hundreds of millions of people across the world. However, not everyone celebrates this holiday as adamantly as …

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Decorating Pumpkins

In the spirit of Halloween, Mrs. Cripe’s senior advisory brought mini pumpkins to decorate. The room smelled of Sharpie markers and chatter filled the air. Hot glue guns were plugged into the wall, but after a few minutes the girls realized no one had brought buttons or glitter to glue …

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Day 81 Leaving for Break

Once finals are complete, students make their way out the door for winter break. Photo by Maddie Binning.

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Day 76 Christmas Mantel

The mantel above the fireplace is decorated for the holidays. Photo by Maddie Binning.

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Different denominations, different Easter traditions

Christians celebrate the transfiguration, crucifiction and resurrection of Christ on Easter  Carrying the beam of the cross, covered in blood and wounds, Jesus’ physical body can no longer handle the weight. He stumbles, falls and attempts to get back up. He has stepped into the shoes, or rather sandals, of …

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Day 75 Nativity

A small nativity scene is set up in the weeks before Christmas. Photo by Maddie Binning.

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Day 68 Christmas tree

Christmas decorations in the commons get students in the holiday spirit. Photo by Rachel Bartz.  

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