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Bright: Add nothing to your to-do list

Zach Bright, Opinion Editor

January 13, 2020

Being back at Northwestern as the second week of the quarter begins to ramp up, I can best sum up how I feel with one word: busy. I get up, head to class, study, have more class, and then run desk at The Daily. I’ve found...

Monga: Northwestern’s Balance Revolution: when do we take it too far?

Mehak Monga, Op-Ed Contributor

October 16, 2018

Each weekend, “Nerdwestern’s” frat quad seems to buzz with excitable students, bustling their way through the pandemonium of party rejections and misty weather. Early the next day, you’ll catch these very students spending...

Jackson: What I learned about failure during my freshman year at NU

Cassidy Jackson, Columnist

May 28, 2018

Last week, I wrote a column about how I learned to take ownership and be unafraid in my friendships during my freshman year. But I learned things in the classroom too, like the fact that academics shouldn’t define me. Similar to the vast majorit...