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The Heights for the Holidays
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The Heights for the Holidays

It hit me for the first time this week that come the end of the semester, I’d actually be going home—and I felt sick. But, at the same exact time, I’m homesick too. There’s a three-way-tug-of-war among loving where I am, missing home, and also being scared to go back home.

Don’t Worry, Everyone’s Homesick
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Don’t Worry, Everyone’s Homesick

The echoing chimes from the Gasson bell tower ring throughout campus, Bapst is empty, and the perfectly landscaped Quad is coated with blankets and frisbees. This can only mean one thing: fall semester has begun.  At this point, every Boston College student has arrived on campus and successfully moved into their dorm (which hopefully has…