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Jumping the gun on Turkey Day

Tommie Brown, Staff Writer
November 13, 2015
Filed under Opinion

Here comes Santa Claus, here comes Santa Claus…a month too early. On Nov. 1, a friend and I indulged in our daily 9 a.m. Starbucks routine. To my surprise, I found that Starbucks was advertising the return of seasonal drinks and a new reusable cup that read “JOY” in large red letters across the... Read more »

Christmas at St. John’s: events Dec. 1-9

Christmas at St. John’s: events Dec. 1-9

Olivia Cunningham, Managing Editor
December 4, 2014
Filed under Home Scroll, News

The 24th annual Winter Carnival, hosted by Student Government Inc., will take place throughout the week on the Queens campus. The signature tree lighting and fireworks show will take place on Dec. 9 on the Great Lawn. “Winter Carnival captures the spirit of what St. John’s is all about: its... Read more »

‘Tis the Season at STJ

‘Tis the Season at STJ

Shannon Luibrand, Staff Writer
December 5, 2012
Filed under Home Scroll, News, On campus

In the midst of students preparing for finals week, the University took time to celebrate the Christmas season with the 22nd Annual Winter Carnival, beginning on Nov. 29 and continuing through  Dec. 6. “Winter Carnival is one of SGI’s signature events throughout the year,” Oscar Diaz, Student... Read more »

An American Holiday From Afar

An American Holiday From Afar

Harry Saunders, Staff Writer
December 5, 2012
Filed under Features

As we move swiftly into the holiday season, and I approach the end of my first semester at St John’s, it seems appropriate for me to reflect upon what the lead up to Christmas is like here in New York City compared to my home town of London, in the United Kingdom. Most striking is the earliness... Read more »

NYC Shopping Made Easy

NYC Shopping Made Easy

Rolanda Harmon, Staff Writer
December 5, 2012
Filed under Features

Santa needs help this holiday season and there are only a few places to go to get the best experience while helping out the big guy. For all of you that missed the extravagant yet chaotic and hectic shopping experience on Black Friday, don’t worry. The shopping deals and discounts are far from over... Read more »

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