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Northwestern theatre students and faculty packed into the lobby of the Wirtz Center for the Ghostlight Project, a meant to create light for “the challenging times ahead” on the eve of the Presidential Inauguration.
Megan Yee,
Alice Millar Chapel was filled with soft candlelight and powerful poetic messages during the 38th Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Candlelight Vigil on Monday.

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Beau Davidson
there's always an NU connection
Beau Davidson (Music '03) performed at President-elect Donald Trump's Inaugural Ball Jan. 19 after supporting Trump on the campaign trail.
A few of NBN's opinion writers sat down in a roundtable-style discussion to talk about the impending election and what it means to them as liberal college students.
Photo by Siju on Wikimedia Commons. Licensed under Creative Commons
Tired of your everyday Diet Coke? Try a luxurious, flavored soda instead.
Photo by Mia Zanzucchi / North by Northwestern
As Obama’s time in office comes to a close, take a look back at his record on science.
Gage Skidmore / Flickr
In 2016, we saw “the hottest year ever recorded,” and in 2017, we may see a total shift in environmental efforts ... or none at all.
Courtesy of Wicker_man / Flickr
make iphones great again
President-elect Donald Trump wants to move iPhone production to the U.S. What would that mean for Apple and your smartphone future?

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Booze Blog
"While the ever-present availability of basement booze may appeal to the average college kid, occasionally, we need a semblance of something a bit more adult. The solution: apartment party, cocktail edition."
This is not a study abroad blog
One student abroad reminisces on the NU days of packed schedules and time management stress, almost starting to miss being too busy.
This is not a study abroad blog
"Being far away from the U.S., we've had to negotiate our country's new reality without the support system or resources we would've had back on campus."
This is not a study abroad blog
A student abroad in Scotland passes the time until her return to Evanston listening to tunes that match her emotions.
This is not a study abroad blog
Though Emma is all the way in South Africa, she can't escape the effects of the American election.
Halfway to Saturday
“This year he just has so much more control of the game, personally, that it’s starting to spread throughout the entire offense and everyone else is calming down.”
This is not a study abroad blog
"College taught me how to rely on myself and how to spend time alone. Spain challenges me to do the opposite."
Stacy and Stern
Moonlight and The Handmaiden tackle heavy issues with beautiful cinematography.

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