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Affording NU: Don’t assume everyone knows how to network

Allie Goulding, Development & Recruitment Editor

November 14, 2018

Filed under Columns, Latest Stories, Opinion

In this series, a writer explores the everyday struggles of being a low-income student at Northwestern. In my last column, I discussed the requirement I saw on many internship applications: “Previous internship experience is required.” This creates an unnecessary barrier to students who can’t afford to have previous unpaid inte...

Lewis: Northwestern students should focus on potential beyond the classroom

Aaron Lewis, Columnist

January 13, 2016

Filed under Columns, Opinion

Northwestern is known for being a campus with hardworking students who earned strong grades in high school and expect a similar academic record at NU. Most students here have built the study habits, time management skills and...