Editor’s Letter (11/23)


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Dear Readers,

Welcome to the 11/23 edition of The Comenian! 

Happy Thanksgiving! Take this time to rest, recuperate, and enjoy some time with your family and friends. 

Our next and final edition of the paper for the Fall semester will be released on Dec. 10 (12/10).

The Comenian encourages any and all with a passion for writing, photography, or videography to attend our meetings and join our incredible staff. Students need not have prior journalism experience to join. 

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For this edition of The Comenian, we have the following for your reading pleasure. 

Learn about the first Thanksgiving from one of The Comenian’s newest reporters, Bard Bardelli. 

Spice up your Thanksgiving dinner with recipes from our Comenian cookbook! Have a look, you may just find your next favorite recipe. 

Check out reporter Dominic Trabosci’s review of “An Evening with Silk Sonic” by Bruno Mars and Anderson Paak. And then, read our Q&A with Dom about his popular rap persona, Lil Greyhound. 

Reporter AJ Minnich shares his thoughts on whether politics should be included in popular media, like movies, comics, and video games. 

Guest reporter Brendon Ward writes about his archaeological research project in Vasagård, Denmark. 

For our regular features, Matteo Montero highlights Spectrum in our Club Spotlight, and reporter Luana Rebello shares her interview with Dr. Joanne McKeown in our Professor Spotlight. 

Another of our new reporters, Jack Watson, reviews the latest film in the popular “Home Alone” franchise, “Home Sweet Home Alone.” Does the latest film capture the magic of the originals? Read the review and find out! 

And of course, be sure to check out Anna Litofsky’s newest comic in her award-winning “Behind the Mask!”

Have a great Thanksgiving, readers! 

Your editor-in-chief,