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LEGO movie teaches childhood lessons

After saving Gotham time and time again from villains like Bain, Penguin, Riddler and the infamous enemy Joker (Zach Galifinakis), LEGO Batman (Will Arnett) finds himself holed up alone in Wayne Manor, eating microwave lobster on his private watercraft. But with the help of a newly adopted orphan-turned-superhero sidekick Robin (Michael Cera), his loyal butler more »

NW staff spotlight: Matt Austin

With all the joys of technology comes the curse of malfunction. That may be a shattered laptop screen or a virus found deleting or encrypting precious and personal files. Everyone, especially in an academic institution, is bound to their computer. Lucky for students, there is a place where those crippling issues can be addressed. Behind more »

Senioritis claims many victims

With the end of the semester starting to rise on the horizon for many students, some are thinking about summer jobs or setting schedules for the fall. Every spring a class faces not only graduation, but an imposing foe which makes it more and more difficult for them to concentrate on school: senioritis. As a more »

Adulting 101: learning to live the adult life

College life is full of opportunities for students to learn how to excel in their future careers. Unfortunately, some aspects of post-college life can’t be solved by being an expert in exercise science or literary analysis. Regardless of a high-quality education at Northwestern, some post-grads can face certain anxiety when faced with the simple tasks more »

Reflective low light worship night

For some, a dusty storage basement would never be seen as anything other than a place to stack boxes of clutter. But for junior Ben Patzlaff, the basement of Ramaker Student Center establishes the ideal aesthetic for students to come together on a weeknight to worship and pray. Patzlaff wanted to introduce a new element more »

Kundert conducts Life Paths study

Life’s paths are full of obstacles. At college, students are constantly plagued by bumps in the road such as missing a full night of sleep, failing a test or facing a serious break-up. However, when life gets difficult, how do students react? This is a question current NW psychology student Corey Kundert wanted to explore more »