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Remember Unofficial through top-10 ‘holiday’ tweets

Unofficial participants pose for photos with a student who calls himself Greenman Kirby and a dog on Green St.

By David Rothmund

March 10, 2014

Unofficial is over. Whether students went out or stayed in, many memories have been made. Local and University officials have made it through this year without any major incidents. As students piece together their weekend through pictures and texts, these 10 tweets may spark a hazy memory of the crazy “...

Groundhogs’ spring predictions less accurate than chance

Students walk on the Quad all bundled up in order to fight the cold, on Tuesday, Jan. 28th in the afternoon.

By Annabeth Carlson

January 30, 2014

With freezing temperatures and below-zero wind chills, the beginning of the spring semester has felt nothing like spring. Walking to class in these conditions can seem impossible, but some believe the end may be close with the upcoming holiday, Groundhog Day, on Sunday. Groundhog Day originated as s...