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Five things to do with 144 extra hours over break

Allie Goulding, Photo Editor

November 28, 2017

Filed under 2017 Holiday Guide

2017 Holiday Guide Winter break is almost a week longer this year, which means six extra days to fill. The Daily has come up with the best uses for those 144 hours. Christmas music on repeat Everyone knows Mariah Car...

The best and worst celebrity versions of holiday songs

Alison Albelda, Reporter

November 28, 2017

Filed under 2017 Holiday Guide

2017 Holiday Guide Decorations have been out at Target for weeks and the lights are finally on some of the campus trees — which means it’s time to break out the holiday tunes. The Daily compiled the best celebrity ren...

Wildcats discuss their favorite holiday movies

Daily Sports Staff

November 28, 2017

Filed under 2017 Holiday Guide

2017 Holiday Guide With frosty weather rolling in off Lake Michigan, there’s no better time to settle into the couch and watch a feel-good holiday movie. The Daily caught up with some of the more recognizable faces in ...

Born in Evanston, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer goes down in history

Adrian Wan, Reporter

November 28, 2017

Filed under 2017 Holiday Guide

2017 Holiday Guide Seen in claymation movies, picture books and on any Christmas-themed knickknack, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer has long been an iconic character for children all over the world. But few know where Ru...

What not to ask your Wildcat over the holidays

Jake Holland, Assistant City Editor

November 28, 2017

Filed under 2017 Holiday Guide

2017 Holiday Guide Hey, parents, family and friends: Congratulations! Your Wildcat has almost completed Fall Quarter at Northwestern! You may or may not have seen them at Thanksgiving, and you may or may not see them during Wi...

Students of different cultures, religions share how they spend Christmas

Catherine Kim, Development and Recruitment Editor

November 28, 2017

Filed under 2017 Holiday Guide

2017 Holiday Guide Instead of traditional Christmas provisions, Weinberg junior Dragon Yu said his dining table is filled with fried rice, festive buns and other Chinese dishes. There is no Christmas tree, and in place of pre...