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home away from home
Although not all students will be returning home for Thanksgiving, students staying on campus in no way have to miss out on the holiday.
do they know it's (going to be) christmastime at all?
Holiday events take over this weekend in Chicago.
Family fun
How to spend your Family Weekend – no family required!
"It’s a catchphrase...let folks know that they are not alone and that a movement for radical healing is happening and possible.”
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What to do, what to do
Looking for things to do this weekend? NBN's got you covered.
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'tis the season
These drinks will be something sweet and special to switch up your usual wine and cheese nights and put a fall twist on your hang outs.
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all black everything
‘Twas the week before Halloween but with midterms, clubs and classes, having to plan a costume was not foreseen.
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let's get spooky
Week 6 leaving you stressed? Don't worry, we planned your weekend for you.
Halloweekend guide
Besides partying, watching movies happens to be another great option for celebrating the best time of October.
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keep it PG
Get into the Halloween spirit without sweaty basements and red solo cups.
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Wins for your skin
Fall is upon us, and with it comes everyone’s cold weather enemy – dry skin.
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After years of putting it off, I finally decided to go vegetarian for a week.
Avian presence
This bird is probably older than you.
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All-Northwestern Rejects
What happened to “no experience necessary” and “college is for self-exploration?”
...There's always salad
In order to discover how the dining halls treat intolerances, I set out on a week without gluten – here are my findings.

On The Blogs

Better Know a Neighborhood
Just a few miles south of Evanston lies the neighborhood of North Center, an area with a charming suburbia vibe full of sights to see for anyone of any age.
Life Skills
NBN's guide for how to dress for professional occasions.
Better Know a Neighborhood
Northwestern students can find a retreat from homework, studying and meetings in Andersonville, a bustling northern Chicago neighborhood.
Booze Blog
Take a break from finals prep and treat your taste buds to a boozy crawl at one of these fine eateries this Reading Week!
Life Skills
Lost your most precious valuable (or your water bottle)? Four tips to finding it, all in our new blog.
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."