Chocolate Affair

By: Alina Buzgar, News Editor Every February there is a Chocolate affair downtown Glendale. Say no more! You had me at “chocolate”. On January 31 – Superbowl Weekend! – a gleeful group of T-Birds joined thousands of people from all over the U.S. along with droves of Phoenix residents for a chocolate tasting bonanza.  The […]

Holi Thunderbird!

By Deepali Ramaiah and Kate Stout “Khele Holi Hum Tere Sang!” For anyone in the dark about Holi, it is a celebration to welcome the season of Spring as well as the commencement of the  harvest season. Holi normally occurs on the day of the full moon in March. It is the apt opportunity to break […]

Holi-day 2013

Last Saturday, March 9, 2013, the Indian Sub-Continent Club organized the Holi festival here on campus at the Rugby field. Look at the pictures posted on Facebook, and you’ll know that you missed a big deal if you weren’t there. Well, we’ll have it next year too! India celebrates Holi, an annual festival that occurs […]

The Beautiful Festival of Lights

By Sneha Balasubramaniam The word “Diwali” is a contraction of “Deepavali”, originating from the Sanskrit word Dīpāvalī which can be translated to “Row of Lights”. Hence the Diwali Festival is also called the “Festival of Lights”. Diwali is the name for the festival in North-India. In South-India the festival is called “Deepavali”. Diwali celebrates the […]

African Festival, 2012 (AFASA)

Africa Business Club is inviting Thunderbird to the AFASA 2012 African Festival, which will take place at North High School (1101, East Thomas Road, Phoenix) on Saturday, November 10, 2012 from 11:00 AM through 5:00 PM. The event is free to the public, and parking is free. If you have any questions related to the […]

Mid-Tri Festival

The end of last week required an apt celebration to mark the success of first-tri students completing their first module and to remind returning students that they’re one step closer to being done with their course. After a hectic, stressful week of all nighters, assignment submissions, Data Analysis, exams and papers, everyone was ready for […]

Navratri- Indian dance Festival Upon us

By: Niky Chokshi and ISCC Navaratri is a Hindu festival of worship and dance. The word Navaratri literally means nine nights in Sanskrit. On 27th October, ISCC is arranging for Thunderbird Students to take place in the Dance Festival that will take place at the Greenway High School, starting at 9pm. This is a  period […]

A Night Under the Moon – 中秋节

This past Wednesday, members of the Chinese and Taiwanese Clubs threw their amazing Moon Festival at the Fish for all Thunderbird students, faculty, and staff. It truly was a magical night to be out under the stars and moon as students came out to celebrate the famous holiday that is celebrated on the 15th day […]