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Category: Academics

Gun Control: An international perspective

Sitting in the library of Sciences Po on October 5, just a few days after the attack at Umpqua Community College in Oregon, I...
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Dashing

by Savannah Birnbaum The semester so far feels a lot like walking up a down-moving escalator.  I must do everything! Go everywhere! Have the...
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My trip to Guangzhou

As promised, this post will talk about my trip to some villages around Guangzhou as part of “Exploring Chinese Culture Through Fieldwork.” The trip...
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Exploring Hong Kong and Southern China, in and outside of the classroom

My favorite class here has been “Exploring Chinese Culture through Fieldwork.” It is a cultural anthropology class focused on Southern China and Hong Kong....
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Halfway There

I’m writing this at Sciences Po’s library*, just a few hours before I take off for Belgium, the Netherlands, and Germany, all places that...
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The Ivies of Paris

“Look around you. It is very likely that those French students among you will go onto l’École Nationale d’Administration. They will be the future...
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Berlin Dreaming

by Annabel Liou Berlin feels like a dream now that I’ve been back at Northwestern for a month. Take any American street I’ve walked...
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Istanbul Suprises

It’s been four weeks now, and Istanbul continues to surprise me every day. One thing that is vital to survival in Turkey is patience....
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Campus Life at PUC

Every school day I commute for about an hour to campus and another hour back. After making such a long journey to campus, I...
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Hunting for Societies

by Ann Ku The first three weeks of school have been crazy! All of the societies on campus set up booths in the atrium...
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