The Northwood Howler

College Essay Openings

Varun Vishnubhotla, Staff Writer

February 13, 2020

The (white) elephant in the room: what’s in the (gift) box?

Rocky Gao, Staff Writer

December 16, 2019

The white elephant gift exchange is a holiday game filled with chaos. Players all contribute gifts to a pile, taking turns randomly to either pick a gift from the pile, or steal one from someone who already chose. The uncertainty...