The Daily Northwestern

The Spectrum: Understanding my international identity at Northwestern

Nadine Daher, Op-Ed contributor

January 10, 2017

Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Spectrum

“Sometimes I forget you’re an international student. I just see you as an American.” I’ve been told this by numerous friends here at Northwestern and each time, a sense of pride used to grow within me. I am an Arab ...

Letter to the Editor: Northwestern must halt use of E-Verify

November 18, 2016

Filed under Letters to Editor, Opinion

To the Editor, As my students and colleagues reel from last week's election results and look to Northwestern University to become a sanctuary, we might pause to consider that right now NU gratuitously participates in a national worker ID program called "E-Verify." While NU makes a great show of accepting undocumente...

Kaplan: For freshmen, finding what you don’t like is essential to finding what you do

Marisa Kaplan, Op-Ed Contributor

October 16, 2016

Filed under Columns, Contributors, Opinion

Before I left for Northwestern, I thought the transition to college would be easy. After all, the pictures my friends posted on Facebook, Snapchat and Instagram presented college as a breeze. However, through a few weeks at NU...

Northwestern, District 65 announce new STEM partnership office

Robin Opsahl, City Editor

May 11, 2016

Filed under City, Education, Local

Northwestern and Evanston/Skokie School District 65 announced plans to create a new partnership office focused on strengthening science, technology, engineering and mathematics programs in local schools. The new office was ...