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Letter to the Editor: International Office should get rid of student technology fee

November 1, 2018

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I was heartened by the recent article in the Daily concerning Northwestern’s increased support for international students — they need it now more than ever. However, I was dismayed the article did not mention the $50 technology f...

Letter to the Editor: Demolishing Harley Clarke is a win for preservation

November 1, 2018

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Since 2015, the Harley Clarke Mansion has stood empty. The vintage building is nestled between the Grosse Point Lighthouse and Evanston’s Lighthouse Beach in the city’s far northeast corner. As city officials have contemplated...

Letter to the Editor: Why Project Wildcat is worth it

November 1, 2018

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This week, the 2018 Project Wildcat counselor body found out that there would be no PWild trip in 2019. New Student and Family Programs sent out a list to counselors — including the current PWild hiking location and the organiz...

Letter to the Editor: New expectations mean new bar for storming field

October 31, 2018

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Expectations matter. Ask an Olympic medalist or a political victor if they expected defeat. Ask a student who fails an exam whether they expected to pass. Ask Northwestern athletic director Jim Phillips, about the importance of...

Letter to the Editor: Bearing witness to a hate as old as time

October 29, 2018

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After 21 years of living in the United States and having never once been confronted with overtly violent anti-Semitism, it’s a strange and chilling thought to know that I was alive during the deadliest attack on the Jewish community...