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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Benavides: Now is the time to get rid of toxic productivity culture

Benavides: Now is the time to get rid of toxic productivity culture

July 26, 2020

I remember the first weeks coming home after campus transitioned entirely online in the spring. California was one of the first states to start closing things down and put in mask orders, so right away...

Vakil: Why it’s productive to be unproductive

Vakil: Why it’s productive to be unproductive

May 1, 2016

I’m sitting at a cafe an hour before my class starts with the intent of catching up on the day’s readings. A minute later, I’m perusing Facebook, reading articles from The New Yorker and writing...

Kempis: The price of productivity

Kempis: The price of productivity

February 17, 2016

Productivity. The word has an economic ring to it that evokes black-and-white images of industrial glory. It is reminiscent of a time when people were valued more for their collective ability to produce...

Vines: Dont squander away your summer

Vines: Don’t squander away your summer

May 22, 2014

By this time, almost everyone at Northwestern is looking forward to the end of the quarter because summer is just around the corner. We cannot wait to stay up all night with friends, sleep all day, watch...

Vines: Daydream more, its good for you

Vines: Daydream more, it’s good for you

October 30, 2013

Snap out of it! Pay attention! Focus!” These are the phrases that I heard intermittently throughout high school. I always had that one class in which I just couldn’t help but daydream sometimes. I...

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