Jen Johnson Staffwriter

Class of 2009

Articles

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    50 years ago
    October 9, 1956

    Students for Eisenhower assembled for their first meeting; topics of discussion included Ike’s upcoming visit to Pittsburgh. A signature scroll was passed among students and would serve as a birthday present to the commander-in-chief later that month. The present was a capital idea, but what the dickens was Ike going to do with it?

    Pillbox | October 9, 2006
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    October 2, 1956

    The sophomore and first-year classes competed in the annual tug-of-war feat of strength. Determined sophomores literally held their ground to ensure they didn’t lose for a second straight year. They barely succeeded, winning 2–1, leaving the defeated first-years stuck in the mud.

    Pillbox | October 2, 2006
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    50 years ago today
    September 25, 1956

    Pillbox | September 25, 2006
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    September 25, 1956

    Pillbox | September 18, 2006
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    September 25, 1956

    Carnegie Tech recently revealed its homecoming queen candidates. Out of the vast selection of gorgeous women to choose from, seven were picked to campaign for the prestigious title. The winner was chosen by lucky Tech men, who based their decision on the candidates’ photographs — and their visits to the fraternities.

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    September 9, 1981

    Pillbox | September 11, 2006