Volume 152 • Issue 1
The Newspaper of Amherst College Since 1868
Sunday, December 4, 2022
Number of Articles: 4
First Article: November 2, 2011
Latest Article: December 7, 2011
By Siyu Shen ’15
December 7, 2011
As we enter into the last month of the year, we’ve gotten that much closer to
the greatly-anticipated four weeks of winter vacation that are soon to come. Of
course, with the holiday season and time off come many holiday parties and
nights out, which means dressing for the occasion. Whether it’s that massive
meal with the family or late-night party, you want to be wearing the right
outfit. Check out a few suggestions that might be able to help you and your
soon-to-be-full calendar of events.
November 16, 2011
Thanksgiving is coming up and in terms of shopping, this means one very
important day: Black Friday. Traditionally the day after Thanksgiving, Black
Friday is a time where everyone is out in droves hunting for the best deal. Some
people, however, are better than dealing with this shopping madness than others.
Infamous for creating long lines and all-night waits in front of stores, Black
Friday can either be a great gift or a time to avoid.
For those of you planning to stay at home and enjoy (o
November 9, 2011
I’ve been looking forward to the Amherst winter. Maybe it’s because I come from
sunny Southern California, but I was eager to layer and accessorize with hats,
scarves and gloves. The idea of actually being able to make long-term use of
sweaters, wool coats, and boots had me patiently waiting in anticipation for the
cold weather to kick in. I’m sure that the reality of New England’s icy winter
will soon set in, but meanwhile, it’s time to pull out everything I was never
able to use before.
November 2, 2011
With Halloween dressed up as Christmas this past weekend, it’s about time to
start layering up in preparation for the freezing weather. One perfect way to do
this is with scarves, which will not only provide you with warmth, but will also
add a definite sense of style. There will be those days where it’ll be the same
thick coat seemingly over and over again, but a dash of color or pattern in the
form of a simple scarf will go a long way in switching things up.
Scarves are one of the most versat