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Be culturally aware: CHS should be more accommodating to students of different faiths during holiday seasons

Be culturally aware: CHS should be more accommodating to students of different faiths during holiday seasons

Hannah Glazier, Columnist

October 13, 2016

For the majority of CHS students, the month of October holds minimal faith-based significance. To them, yesterday was just another Wednesday, and Oct. 3 was just another Monday.  But for me yesterday was the most religiously significant and holiest day of the year, as I observed the Jewish holiday of Yom Kip...

Despite ubiquity of certain holiday foods, many families still eat variety of distinct traditional dishes

Despite ubiquity of certain holiday foods, many families still eat variety of distinct traditional dishes

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December 14, 2015

During the holidays, many people have their own food traditions whether it results from their ethnicity, religion or just their family. Vivian Halloran, Food Studies Professor at Indiana University, observes that family holiday traditions give multiple generations a chance to share and perform their own...