Annika Rosenvinge Staffwriter

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Articles

  • Protesters wage war on CMU military contracting

    Last Friday, approximately 50 anti-war protesters gathered in front of Carnegie Mellon’s National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC) in Lawrenceville at 5 a.m. to protest the development of federal goverment-commissioned military technology.

    News | March 5, 2007
  • Poetry: slammed and published

    On February 12, visiting faculty fellow and poet Susan B. A. Somers-Willett gave a reading of her original work at the Margaret Morrison Café. Somers-Willet, who has won numerous awards and literary accolades, teaches at the Center for the Arts in Society at Carnegie Mellon. She has taught at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and served as assistant director of the Graduate Creative ...

    Pillbox | February 19, 2007
  • CFA grad performs traditional gospel

    On February 12, Carnegie Mellon welcomed a celebrated alumnus back to the campus in one of many events honoring Black History Month. François S. Clemmons, a tenor vocalist of international renown, performed a selection of traditional gospel songs in Kresge Performance Hall in the evening. Clemmons was accompanied on piano by his good friend and long-time collaborator George Matthew. Both Clemmons ...

    Pillbox | February 19, 2007
  • Professor to explore effects of innovation

    Call it an innovation. On December 6, Ashish Arora, a professor of economics and public policy at the Heinz School, was one of 15 business and academic leaders appointed by U.S. Secretary of Commerce Carlos Gutierrez to a new panel to study the economic benefits of innovation in business.

    News | February 12, 2007
  • 'Faking it' — the things we do for love

    We’ve all done it — faked admiration for a movie we haven’t seen, a book we haven’t read, an actor we’ve never even heard of. It’s not hard to envision: The girl who grits her teeth and goes to Nascar races to get closer to her crush, the guy who suffers through the opera to win over his beloved, or the online chatter frantically googling a band mid-conversation in order to impress that special so...

    Pillbox | February 12, 2007