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SATIRE: Fun date ideas for you and your boo—according to a person with no expertise

The entrance to Randall Library on Feb. 12, 2020. Randall may not have a poetry night, but what is stopping you from reading sonnets and snapping anyway?

Jenna Tripp, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2020

Today we will be focusing on everyone’s favorite polarizing holiday other than Thanksgiving: Valentine’s Day! This is a time to celebrate love or to provide the opportunity to spark a new love affair. Let’s look deeper into some of the best date ideas for a first date or another night out with...

SeaSquawks: When do you put up Christmas decorations? UNCW speaks

A home decorated for the annual McAdenville Lights.

Darius Melton and Katelyn Vargas

December 5, 2019

The sweet holidays start up in October for Halloween and end in April with Easter. It is a lovely trail consisting of candy, turkey, candy, champagne, candy, Irish alcohol and ending with candy once more (and maybe a dyed egg or two). However, the king of all of these holidays is Christmas, as simply...

14 tips for holiday healthy eating

A big Thanksgiving meal is an American tradition, but overeating on holidays happens in countries all over the world, according to a new study.

Sydney Blair, Contributing Writer

November 22, 2019

Nearly 10 Thanksgivings ago, I ate too much turkey and ended up on the couch nearly in tears from my own physical discomfort. Although I was around the age of 11, my mom likes to remind me of this embarrassing episode. When I was 13, I became a vegetarian. I did not eat any fish, red meat or poultry....

The weather is colder, time to check on your mental health

Photo by Victor on Unsplash.

Fairley Lloyd, Staff Writer

November 16, 2019

With crunch time coming up with finals, Thanksgiving break and darkness setting in at 5 p.m. now,  this is an especially stressful time of the year. Some people are struggling with catching up on assignments and passing tests, some are worried about graduation for December and others are worried about...

How to survive Thanksgiving with your family

How to survive Thanksgiving with your family

Brenna Flanagan, Staff Writer

November 20, 2018

Ah, Thanksgiving. A break from school, an opportunity to eat incredibly tasty food in very large portions, and a time to relax with family. Well, the last one might not be so true, especially if your Thanksgiving involves awkward or heated conversations between family members that leave you crying...

Veterans Day deals

The Working Mom by Kay Luna, from the Quad-City Times

November 10, 2009

Let's take a break from my "the holidays-are-coming-and-I'm-not-ready freakout" (thanks for your patience with that, by the way) to discuss Veterans Day deals.My Savvy Saver column today highlights two restaurants - Applebee's and Golden Corral - that will be serving free meals to veterans in honor of Veteran...

How do you divide up the holidays?

The Working Mom by Kay Luna, from the Quad-City Times

October 26, 2009

I'm thinking about Thanksgiving and Christmas already. I know, Halloween hasn't even come yet. But I'm trying to plan ahead about where we're going to spend the holidays. It's always interesting, trying to figure out how we're going to incorporate everyone (or as many people as possible) into the fe...

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