Remnantofisrael wrote:Also, just for my sanity, the common thought is I'd have a greater chance getting a decent job in KC, STL, perhaps even minnesota, if I went to Northwestern over minny/wustl? What if I interned in chicago and not those other cities?
If you have ties (which it seems like you do), they don't decrease just because you intern somewhere else.
Half the people here at NU are from the midwest and a lot of them want to stay. It's not like firms in KC, STL, MN, etc, consider NU to be some outside entity full of carpetbaggers.