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The Spectrum: Learning to love Northwestern as a multiethnic woman

Anisa Codamon, Op-Ed Contributor

February 12, 2018

Filed under Opinion, The Spectrum

Being a student at Northwestern felt isolating for a very long time. To start, no one looked like me. I had dark skin, Asian eyes and a culture that was unrelatable to many other people around me. I am half Honduran (Hispanic de...

Albanez: Exploring my mixed-race identity at NU has been invaluable experience

Andrea Albanez, Op-Ed Contributor

May 9, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Latest Stories, Opinion

In 2011, The New York Times published an article about how many young Americans were no longer defining themselves as one single race, but rather beginning to cast themselves under multiple races or calling themselves “mixed-race....