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  • Carnival 2K16: What to see, What to do

    This year marks the 103rd celebration of Carnegie Mellon’s annual Spring Carnival, and as usual there’s a lot to check out. Check out [https://guidebook.com/guide/61142/schedule/] for a full list of events and location updates. Here’s a rundown of some of the events happening around campus:

    Pillbox | April 11, 2016
  • Pittsburgh by night: A euphoric excursion

    By night one way, by day another.

    Pittsburgh is one of those cities that’s evolving from what it was in its heyday. The steel mills and iconic musty air are transforming into a modern urban hub, with a mix of an old-time and rustic-chic aesthetic.

    Pillbox | April 4, 2016
  • Le Melon: chicken parmesan is simple and fun

    For weeks and weeks, I’ve been heavily catering (pun intended) toward those who love to go out to eat and indulge, and I’ve been unforgivingly neglecting to acknowledge a very important part of the food loving world: the cooks. I’m not just talking about those who make homemade pasta from scratch and those who own more than five different types of knives and know how to use all of them, but I’m al...

    Pillbox | March 28, 2016
  • Le Melon: Bangkok Balcony is Thai food at its best

    A couple of weeks ago I had a friend visiting from Princeton and as usual we were scrambling to find a place to eat. He lives in Pittsburgh, and went to high school here, but somehow had never heard of Bangkok Balcony, despite the fact that I — after spending a mere year and a half living in Pittsburgh — have eaten there a good five or six times. He wanted Thai food, and I knew where to take him, ...

    Pillbox | March 21, 2016
  • Greek Sing is a music and dance extravaganza

    At 5:30 p.m. this Saturday, the Soldiers and Sailors Auditorium was packed with countless excited members from 16 greek organizations on campus and their friends, families, and professors eagerly waiting for them to perform. There were teapots and clocks, school children and fairytale creatures, and an anxious audience murmuring and taking quick pictures before the show started. At 5:45 p.m., the ...

    Pillbox | March 21, 2016

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