The Student Newspaper of Highline College

Thanksgiving

Original Thanksgiving was a bit – but not entirely – different from our own

The reasons behind the first Thanksgiving celebrated in America are quite different than the reasons why Thanksgiving is celebrated today.

Aside from giving thanks, much has changed for the holiday as the nation has evolved throughout the years.

Pandemic alters some Thanksgiving plans, but students find reasons to be thankful

Students say that despite COVID-19 concerns and restrictions, Thanksgiving is still on.

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee announced new COVID-19 restrictions on Monday, limiting the size of public and private gatherings, as well as closing gyms, bowling alleys and movie theaters.