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How to start a budget in college

08/08/17
4:40 PM




These simple steps will help you avoid being a "broke college student." Read more »

I want to write. Am I doomed to be a barista?

04/25/17
8:12 AM




As an instructor in the professional writing program at UNW, I see lots of talented students. But these students sometimes don’t know how to push this writing life forward as a vocation. With some... Read more »

How UNW alum and parenting coach Jim Jackson found his calling

03/28/17
1:18 PM




It was the kind of day that chills your bones. Driving home from his house painting job in St. Paul that cold, rainy rush hour in fall 1989, Jim Jackson (’83) pulled up to a stop light at 69th... Read more »

Learning to love through the mess of adoption

03/04/16
4:00 PM




If you listen to Erin (Black) Sibley ’04 for thirty seconds, you’ll know she’s a mom. It’s her quick, witty candor peppered with bits of kid English, e.g. “icky”—and the fact she can laugh at a... Read more »

Jim Bender named Director of Alumni & Parent Relations

09/20/10
9:00 AM




Sept. 20— Northwestern is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Bender as the new Director of Alumni & Parent Relations. He attended Northwestern in the early 1980s as a traditional... Read more »