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  • International News in Brief

    Italy rallies together to mourn lives lost in earthquake
    ASCOLI PICENO — On Aug. 24 a magnitude 6.2 earthquake ripped through Italy leaving roughly 290 people dead and more than 2,000 homeless. A state funeral was held in in a local gym in Ascoli Piceno for those that were killed in the earthquake. Hundreds of people were in attendance at the Catholic ceremony. Makeshift camps have been set u...

    News | August 29, 2016
  • Six degrees of Francis Bacon app receives NEH grant

    The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Grant has recently been awarded to Six Degrees of Francis Bacon, an app that traces the social constructs of the British early modern era. The app received the Digital Humanities Award of $325,000, which is one of 300 new grants bestowed by the NEH. With this grant, the already successful network now has the potential to grow even further and become ...

    News | August 19, 2016
  • Women face sexism even in Olympic games

    The 2016 Rio Olympics have certainly been notable for Americans, especially American women. From Simone Manuel becoming the first African American to win gold in an Olympic swimming event to Michelle Carter becoming the first American woman to win the shot put event, women came to Rio not just to win, but to make history. Despite all the success of women in the Olympics, sexism continues to rear i...

    Forum | August 19, 2016
  • University members prepare for the opening of Scott Hall

    The Sherman and Joyce Bowie Scott Hall is the most recent addition to the Carnegie Mellon campus. The new home for the Biomedical Engineering Department, Nano Fabrication, and Wilton E. Scott Institute for Energy Innovation, set to officially open on April 30, is by far one of the most uniquely designed buildings on campus. Nestled in the area between Wean and Hamerschlag Halls, Scott Hall’s glass...

    News | April 25, 2016
  • Carnival presents new changes and challenges

    This year’s Spring Carnival saw several changes in terms of layout and location. From the relocation of Midway to the College of Fine Arts (CFA) parking lot, to the rides being set up on CFA lawn, the 2016 Spring Carnival faced a new set of challenges. The chair of Spring Carnival Committee (SCC), senior mathematical sciences and computer science major Patrick Koenig spoke to The Tartan about the ...

    News | April 18, 2016

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