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we need to rethink swag

getting swag almost feels like being a lab rat pressing a pellet dispenser again and again — sometimes you get a treat, sometimes nothing and sometimes, frankly, a piece of shit that you have to figure out what to do with.

opinion  |  student voices columns

ghosts of halloweens past

as halloween approaches each year, i find myself yearning for the expansive celebrations of my childhood. not just for the costumes and the festivities, but for the sense of community, the shared experiences and the collective effervescence that the holiday symbolizes.