5 Ways Colleges Celebrate Thanksgiving

Cliché: Break with tradition.    
POCS Reality: Students and college staff enjoy their college traditions.


Not all students go home for the Thanksgiving break but that doesn’t mean they forfeit Thanksgiving. According to U.S. News & World Report Education, here are “5 College Thanksgiving Traditions”:

  1. Thanksgiving meal at Ohio State University
  2. Take an international student home for Thanksgiving at Smith College
  3. Celebrate spirituality for the month, then attend Thanksgiving dinner at Carnegie Mellon University
  4. Pre-Thanksgiving 2.6 mile run the week before the holiday at Lehigh University
  5. Student march to petition for the day before Thanksgiving off at Lebanon Valley College

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 POCSmom’s College Prep DIY Insight: College traditions bring the college family of students and staff together. Does your college have a Thanksgiving custom?