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Augustine: #MeToo applies to Joe Biden

Augustine: #MeToo applies to Joe Biden

Kathryn Augustine, Opinion Editor

May 3, 2020

“This never happened,” Joe Biden said, in regards to a recent sexual assault allegation against him. After remaining silent for an extended period of time, Biden addressed the public and released a statement on May 1 denying any responsibility. On April 9, Tara Reade, who worked as a junior officer...

Letter to the Editor: 57 campus student leaders sign letter of approval for Katherine Conte and Juan Zuniga

April 30, 2020

This letter was penned by Katherine Conte and Juan Zuniga and sent to Northwestern University student organization leaders for endorsement purposes. We, as current and past student leaders at Northwestern, endorse Katherine Conte and Juan Zuniga for president and vice president of the student body. ...

Aguilar: COVID-19 for our Grandparents

Aguilar: COVID-19 for our Grandparents

Karina Aguilar, Op-Ed Contributor

April 30, 2020

Two months ago my grandmother, Mimi, passed away. When we lost her, I was heartbroken. Now I’m thankful. I’m a college student and an EMT. For the past few weeks, I’ve been volunteering as a nursing assistant in long-term care facilities across Massachusetts. Over half of Massachusetts’...

Sastoque: Why students should focus on their wellness during confinement

Sastoque: Why students should focus on their wellness during confinement

Laurisa Sastoque, Columnist

April 30, 2020

If we conducted a survey on the most common conversation topics among students in the time of online learning, these topics would most likely include ruined sleep hours, struggles in classes and a general feeling of lethargy. Undoubtedly, some of these issues are directly linked to an experimental adaptation...