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On the Scene: Even though you are permitted to take the day off, do you feel comfortable missing lectures on a religious holiday?

In exchange for having an extended Winter holiday vacation, NSU holds classes on Good Friday and Rosh Hashanah. However, professors are required to excuse students who celebrate the religious holidays. Professors are also required to permit students to make up tests and quizzes, as well as provide any material that was distributed during that class period. Even though you are permitted to take the day off, do you feel comfortable missing lectures on a religious holiday?