Elliot Onn Junior Staffwriter

Class of 2009


  • CMU students’ work ethic battles online distractions

    Zhong Liang starts procrastinating every 10 to 30 minutes, because every 10 to 30 minutes he gets a coding error. As a sophomore electrical and computer engineering major, he gets a lot of these errors, which leads to a lot of time procrastinating, which leads to a lot of time on Facebook.

    News | November 2, 2009
  • United Steelworkers endorses John Edwards at Mellon Arena

    “America wasn’t built on Wall Street. America was built by men and women who worked with their backs and their hands.”

    That was the message presidential candidate and former senator John Edwards (D–N.C.) delivered to Pittsburgh as he accepted the endorsement of the United Steelworkers and the United Mine Workers of America last Monday at the Mellon Arena.

    News | September 10, 2007
  • Students rush big business

    By the time he reached high school, Kiley Williams was familiar with business. He had started creating his own programs at age 9 and had already been tapped by technology companies with job offers. He often held down two at a time.

    News | February 26, 2007