The Daily Northwestern

Sumra: Students, please stop job bragging

Eish Sumra, Columnist

October 26, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Every year, I love seeing eager college students post barrages of career updates on Facebook. As they negotiate roles with big-name companies and secure internships, they share lines of humble bragging mixed with language reminiscent...

Tang: On achieving the ‘American dream’ in 2015

Tina Tang, Columnist

November 4, 2015

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Over the summer, I mentioned to a colleague that I, after a few too many trips to the Social Security Administration office, have finally gotten my social security number. “Oh, congratulations!” My colleague responded. “You...

New NCA fund to aid students with job search costs

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

January 13, 2015

Filed under Academic, Campus, Career, Latest Stories

Northwestern Career Advancement and the Northwestern Undergraduate Budget Priorities Committee have started a fund to support undergraduate students with their career preparation expenses. The NCA Career Development Fund,...

In the midst of winter, SummerFest offers students summer opportunities

Mariana Alfaro, Assistant Campus Editor

January 9, 2015

Filed under Campus, Career, Events

After a 2014 hiatus, Residential Services’ SummerFest returned this year to Norris University Center, with more than 20 different Northwestern offices offering summer activities for students. Brad Zakarin, director of Residential...