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Northwestern Canadians weigh in on the country's new head honcho.


Sasha Costello
where do we live?
What are the upsides and downsides of Northwestern's upcoming two-year housing requirement? Depends on who you ask.
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Clash of the Titans
Political Union invited two NU professors to debate what the economy of the future could look like.
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The big short
Former Fed Chair Ben Bernanke spoke at Northwestern Monday night, delivering the annual Susan Bies lecture.
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Photo by Virginia Nowakowski / North by Northwestern Yes, we are all happy for Leo at this year's Academy Awards, ...
reach across the aisle
For conservative students or students from conservative communities, NU can be a pretty big political culture shock.
it's still getting hot in here
It's not, but the sea level may rise several meters within the next 50 to 150 years, and Evanston's climate may be similar to that of Texas.
Kanye 2020
President Kanye: A thought exercise.
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Race to the White House
Don't have time to keep up with the elections? We've got some dank memes for you.
Natalie Pertsovsky
Unleashing potential
Brohi, founder of the Sughar Empowerment Society in Pakistan, seeks to educate and empower women.
yassss kweeeen
Hillary's tweeters and Facebook wall scrawlings are #inspiring
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the new campaign trail
Obama made the claim for Supreme Court nominee Merrick Garland.
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go vote!
Why does ASG matter? It's all the little things you've never noticed before, but influence student life in many ways you'd never imagine.
Now round 'em up
Everything you need to know before you cast your vote Thursday.
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Super Wednesday
ASG presidential candidates faced off in their final debate of the election cycle, clashing over their stances on divestment movements.
pick a side
Try out our quiz to see which campaign's platform you agree with most.

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Talking Points
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Find out what you missed this week around the nation.
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Scott Walker, John Boehner – more and more politicians are taking a back seat this week in politics.
Rock Around the Clock
Members of the African Students Association (ASA) painted the Rock Thursday night in honor of African awareness month.