Penn gives thanks during holiday season

Penn Current
November 19, 2015

More than 150 Thanksgivings have come and gone since Penn’s founding. These years have ushered in many holiday “firsts”—Penn’s marching band being the first college band to appear at the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, for example—and as many holiday “lasts,” such as the 1989 Penn-Cornell football game that brought the almost century-long Thanksgiving Day match-up to a dramatically cold and snowy close.

For every Penn Thanksgiving tradition that has run its course, though, myriad new ones have sprung up to take its place.

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