Bradford L. Yankiver

Class of 2008


  • Executive privilege: Spring Carnival and school spirit at CMU

    To all the parents, alumni, and friends from the Pittsburgh community who are visiting Carnegie Mellon this week, I would like to welcome you on behalf of The Tartan. This year’s Spring Carnival and the celebration of the School of Computer Science’s 50th anniversary are sure to be great fun.

    News | April 17, 2006
  • Executive Privilege

    Five bucks per semester from every undergraduate student adds up to a hefty sum of money. So why are we throwing it away?

    News | April 10, 2006
  • Executive privilege

    Today, The Tartan returns to publishing its annual April Fool’s issue. The 2004 joke issue, called The Natrat (“Tartan” spelled backwards), hinged on disgracefully offensive and tasteless material and nearly resulted in the collapse of the organization. After a year’s absence, we have made the decision to reclaim the tradition for its original purpose: intelligent satire.

    News | April 3, 2006
  • Executive privilege

    I couldn’t be more excited to announce that The Tartan was awarded an Honorable Mention in the Newspaper of the Year competition at this year’s Associated Collegiate Press National College Newspaper Convention, on March 5. This puts The Tartan in the top eight weekly broadsheet newspapers published by any four-year college in the country.

    News | March 27, 2006
  • Executive privilege

    Over the weekend, 127 student organizations submitted budget requests totaling $1.3 million. With only around $950,000 to distribute, the Joint Funding Committee (JFC) will soon begin the work of trimming about 26 percent from the organizations’ requests.

    News | February 27, 2006

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