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The Holidays Don't Have to Be Over Quite Yet

What are we supposed to do now that the holiday season is fading? Luckily the 90s sitcom Seinfeld has you covered. We bring you Festivus, your new favorite atypical holiday for the rest of us.

Dia De Los Muertos
Holiday

Dia De Los Muertos

An altar celebrating the Mexican holiday of Dia De Los Muertos is set up in Ticknor Lounge.

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Students Herald Halloween at House-Hosted Events

Sugar flowed this weekend as many Houses made candy displays and celebrated Halloween.

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Halloweekend is coming up...what will you be?

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Last-Minute DIY Halloween Costume Guide

Pressed for time and not yet sure what you’re going to be for Halloween? Follow this Flyby Halloween Costume Guide to figure out what to do and how to do it!

Natives Among Us
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Natives Among Us

Cantabrigian Pua Higginson, right, and Cambridge Rindge and Latin student Caroline Daley, left, perform a traditional Tahitian dance in Harvard Yard at the celebration of Indigenous Peoples’ Day Monday afternoon. As Harvard University recognizes the holiday as Columbus Day, the culture group Native Americans at Harvard hosted the event to praise native culture and advocate for the university to accept the new title.

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Native Notification

Kathleen L. Jackson of the African and African American Studies Department and Ian P. Maynor '17 tape signs at the Indigenous Peoples' Day celebration.

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UC Endorses Recognition of Indigenous Peoples’ Day

The Undergraduate Council on Monday overwhelmingly endorsed a motion calling for the University to recognize Indigenous Peoples’ Day instead of Columbus Day.

Memorial Church's Easter Celebration
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Memorial Church's Easter Celebration

Josh Bean ‘16 and other students perform the Alleluia Choruses during the Easter Service in Memorial Church Sunday morning. Viewing over his shoulder, seen are attendees including Dr. Cornel West, Professor of Philosophy and Christian Practice at Union Theological Seminary and Professor Emeritus at Princeton University, and Dr. S. Allen Counter, Director of the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School.

Easter Service at Memorial Church
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Easter Service at Memorial Church

Professor Jonathan Walton delivers instructions on the taking of communion for attendees at the Easter service Sunday morning, as volunteers prepare to distribute wine and bread while attendees look on.

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Attendees at Memorial Church Easter Service

Attendees of the Easter Service in Memorial Church Sunday morning are seen watching on as Professor Jonathan Walton delivers the sermon. Worshippers present included Dr. Cornel West, Professor of Philosophy and Christian Practice at Union Theological Seminary and Professor Emeritus at Princeton University, who is seen seated in the first pew, and Dr. S. Allen Counter, Director of the Harvard Foundation for Intercultural and Race Relations and Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School, who is in the second.

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Students Celebrate Persian New Year

​Students, faculty, and Cambridge and Boston residents celebrated Nowruz, the traditional Iranian New Year, at the Student Organization Center at Hilles on Thursday evening.

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New Year's (And New Semester's) Resolutions

As we usher in 2016, many of us hope that we will be better, smarter, and more productive people than we were in 2015—not that the bar was too high to begin with. Here are some more realistic New Year’s resolutions that we might actually go through with (but still probably won’t).

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Fun Ways to Celebrate New Years

Whether you are home with your family or out with your friends, Flyby has come up with some anxiety-free ways to ensure a successful start to the year.

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Warm Christmas Tree

So this is Christmas?