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Valentine’s Day: Sharing the roots and quirks of high school relationships

Valentine’s Day: Sharing the roots and quirks of high school relationships

Anjana Melvin

February 15, 2015

What do Hello Kitty, Lucky Charms and Junior Prom have in common? In elementary school, Valentine's Day used to entail cheap cardboard candy cards in a doily-plastered, glitter-lined shoe box. In high school, it's grown to be something else. In the spirit of Valentine's Day, four student couples discuss...

Defining spirit: Floundering about at quad decs

Defining spirit: Floundering about at quad decs

Kristin Chang

September 25, 2013

uad Decs affect Homecoming results more than any other category, even surpassing rally results. Still, according to a recent El Estoque survey of 101 respondents, approximately 63 percent of students have never attended. Quad Decs, like Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade or New York’s annual ball drop, a...