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Student writers, directors and actors brought performances about their experiences of being Black in America to life Tuesday night in the university-level debut of Black Lives Black Words.
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Chicago Grassroots Director of the Humane League Clarké Snell spoke on campus Monday about animal agriculture and how to "vote with your fork."

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a privilege to participate
Running a student group takes up a lot of time, so it's inherently somewhat exclusive. What is Northwestern doing to help ameliorate that?
Full Frontal
Samantha Bee talked to a sold-out crowd of ~1,000 NU students during (ironically), Trump's first congressional address.
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Swirls of possibilities
“'Time is a thief and also a gift.'”
Bago Games/ Flikr
A&O showed Fantastic Beasts last weekend for its final free screening of the quarter, but this NBN writer didn't think it was so fantastic.
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mo' money mo' problems
The outlook in Doha is uncertain, and the future is sure to hold challenges in navigating the ever-changing economic landscape of the oil-dependent region.
Study Up
We've got a cheat sheet of some of Samantha Bee's best sketches to prepare you for Tuesday night.

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Booze Blog
Drink the entire bottle and start a second whenever Trump calls the media “fake news”: Not my president, but definitely my drinking game.
Better Know a Neighborhood
Whether you’re looking for a new spot to hit the books, or a place to waste a few hours window shopping with friends, Roscoe Village provides the perfect escape.
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.”

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