Spring 2015

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Northwestern is the quarterly alumni magazine for Northwestern University.
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U.S.?Navy-ROK Star

Lisa Franchetti keeps U.S. Naval Forces Korea on course

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Holy Cow!

Father Manuel Dorantes puts his MBA training to good use

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Zach Brock Almost Never Was

Violinist Zach Brock has fiddled his way to the top

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A Wild Weekend in the Windy City

Alumni celebrate 2014 Homecoming and Reunion

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Campus Life

Delivering the Daily

Campaign focuses on technology and scholarships

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Benefits of Bilingualism

Speaking multiple languages helps the brain

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For Real Dough

Senior turns engineering project into tasty startup

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Preserving Holocaust Survivors’ Stories

Students collaborate with German colleagues on anthology

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Then: Medal Count Mystery

Journalist Amy Rosewater helps uncover Olympic mix-up

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Collections: The Flying Aces

Rare poster gives glimpse of air travel's luxurious past

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Sports Shooter

Softball catcher Caylor Arnold focuses on photography

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Alumni Life

A Well-Traveled ’Cat

Alumni weigh in on favorite Flat Willie photos

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Harley Langberg: Foodie Makes Edible Art

Food artist makes masterpieces for lunch

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John Paynter: The Leader of the Band

New book celebrates the life of famed band director

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Vinita Nair: Breaking New Ground

CBS News correspondent is living her dream

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Alumni Updates

Michael Blake, Angela Jackson and Anoop Jain

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Remembering Judy Baar Topinka and Dick Thornton

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Purple Prose

Musica Libre

Cuban rhythms keep a woman connected to her homeland

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