Alexandra Yu Assistant Pillbox Editor

Class of 2021


  • Calendar

    02.26.18 - 03.02.18
    The Drowsy Chaperone
    8:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
    Purnell Center

    Come see the School of Drama’s production of The Drowsy Chaperone, which is a musical about a musical! You don’t want to miss this!

    Pillbox | February 26, 2018
  • The Mousetrap

    “Three blind mice. Three blind mice. See how they run. See how they run…” And so the play begins in darkness, with a nursery rhyme and a scream.

    Pillbox | February 19, 2018
  • CantoMando

    This past Saturday, Jan. 27, Toronto-based, Asian-Canadian YouTube group CantoMando came to Carnegie Mellon University. Hosted by the Carnegie Mellon student organizations Big Straw Magazine, Asian Students Association, and Awareness of Roots in Chinese Culture, roughly a hundred students from Carnegie Mellon and the University of Pittsburgh showed up for the trio’s first ever event held on a coll...

    Pillbox | January 29, 2018
  • Reputation

    Some love her, others hate her, but nobody can deny that Taylor Swift is one of the most influential singer-songwriters and pop stars of the 21st century. With all of her previous five albums having over four million sales each in the U.S. alone, and with over 104 million and 85 million followers on Instagram and Twitter respectively, Swift has a huge presence around the globe. So when the content...

    Pillbox | November 13, 2017
  • AcaPittsburgh

    This past Friday crowds filled McConomy Auditorium for the annual AcaPittsburgh benefit concert. The charity event was started in 2008 by Counterpoint, one of Carnegie Mellon University's all-female a cappella groups, and this year the proceeds from AcaPittsburgh ticket and merchandise sales went to People to People, an organization that helps provide music education to those in developing countri...

    Pillbox | November 6, 2017