Weinberg Magazine, Fall/Winter 2014
The 20-something years can be a time of uncertainty for many young people. But by the end of the decade, many graduates find they are better off for the struggle.
Does Democracy Still Work?In a provocative new study, two political scientists document the influence of the “economic elite” on policy-making in America. What are the implications for the future of democracy?
Posner Fellowships Open DoorsVictoria Dubose-Briski ’15 was only a few months into her first-year when she realized she wanted to do research at Northwestern. But the first-generation college student wasn’t sure how or where to begin.
Tech's Wall of FameThis bas-relief is one of dozens of images designed for the exterior of Northwestern’s Technological Institute by New Deal artist Edgar Miller (1899–1993).
Alumni illuminate career opportunities in government, media and business.
Keep up on what's been happening at Northwestern.
A team of Northwestern students underwent the ultimate roller-coaster experience when they flew aboard NASA’s famed “Vomit Comet."
Jasmine Stephens found that messages designed to improve women’s body image often produce the opposite effect.
Scores brave a chilly evening for a “Homer-athon” by the lake.
Here’s what the office of Northwestern Career Advancement found when it surveyed the Class of 2013 six months after graduation.
The oldest and most iconic of Northwestern’s buildings, University Hall is replete with history.
Alumni and faculty describe the books that changed their lives.
The paths that Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences graduates take through life are varied and often unexpected.
If you’re overweight, your ancestors may be to blame.
Some 12,000 years ago, a young woman we now call “Naia” wandered into a cave on the Yucatán Peninsula in Mexico, likely in search of water.
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