The Daily Northwestern

Affording NU: Family Weekend isn’t accessible for everyone

Allie Goulding, Development & Recruitment Editor

October 25, 2018

In this series, a writer explores the everyday struggles of being a low-income student at Northwestern Family Weekend comes at a weird point in the year. You just came back to campus — or got here for the first time — abou...

Burg: Why I’m not ready to face adulthood

Madeline Burg, Columnist

November 9, 2014

I don’t know what the general consensus is on how we feel about Family Weekend, although I personally have opinions. This year, my brother is a freshman at Northwestern, and so my family descended this past Friday to help him...

NU Threads to host clothing drive for winter launch

Emily Chin, Reporter

November 6, 2014

NU Threads, a student-run communal closet that formed last academic year, is collecting outfits for an anticipated Winter Quarter launch. The campus closet that lends out formal wear will host a clothing drive on the ground floor of Norris University Center during Family Weekend beginning on Friday. NU Threads pl...