The Daily Northwestern

Freishtat: Why seeing Northwestern’s silver linings is a choice

Sarah Freishtat

June 18, 2013

My roommate and I sat trapped in our apartment during a thunderstorm, debating what I could possibly write for this column. As I distracted her from studying for her last exam — as I have done every finals week since freshman...

Letter to the Editor: Students ‘disappointed’ by Daily Caller piece on Northwestern’s diversity issues

Hayley Stevens and Isaac Hasson

April 23, 2013

To The Daily Caller, We were disappointed to read your piece on the ongoing efforts to promote diversity and inclusion at Northwestern. We are members of Northwestern’s student government committee for diversity and inclusion and...

Svitek: Why my family moved to Newtown, Conn.

Patrick Svitek, Online Managing Editor

December 17, 2012

Sixteen years ago, I moved with my parents and newborn sister to Newtown, Conn. We had officially outgrown my mom and dad's first home in nearby Danbury, and they were lured by the hallmarks of all sound communities. An almost...