Jackson Lane Senior Staffwriter
OLR is useful to faculty, students
For Carnegie Mellon students, course registration week is one of the most stressful times in the school year. Like taking an exam or giving a final presentation, registering for classes has a large impact on a student’s future.
To ensure fairness and that students graduate on time, the university’s administration has implemented several policies to help out.News | November 21, 2011
Zuckerberg visits CMU on tour
Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and CEO of Facebook, spoke to and answered questions from approximately 900 Carnegie Mellon students on Tuesday in Wiegand Gym at the University Center.News | November 14, 2011
Students hold hands to stop pipeline construction in rally
The Tar Sands Action organization, along with several other nonprofits, put on “Hands Around the White House,” a protest against the Keystone XL Pipeline extension, on Nov. 6 at the White House.
Among those in attendance were several Carnegie Mellon students from the Sustainable Earth organization.News | November 7, 2011
Monday is Halloween, and for some that means dressing up in costumes or partying with friends. For others, though, Halloween can also be just another ordinary day. Here are statistics on how people celebrated the day last year:
25.5%: percent of adults intending to hand out candy
40.1%: percent of adults intending to dress in costumeNews | October 31, 2011
Crime report reveals differences among campus, degree locations
According to this year’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report, which details campus crime and fire statistics over the past three years, Carnegie Mellon’s Pittsburgh campus has faced more than 380 crimes since 2008, with 100 of them happening in 2010 alone.News | October 10, 2011