Kate Liston Staffwriter

Class of 2021


  • Athlete Profile: Donohue fulfilled by team and CMU

    To senior policy and management and social and political history double major Eliza Donohue, losing has never been an option — at least not since she was in seventh grade. At 12 years old, Donohue began her competitive volleyball career. Inspired by her dad, brother, and sister, she continued with the sport for ten full years, even being recruited to Carnegie Mellon’s team during high school. Dono...

    Sports | November 13, 2017
  • Tartans will commemorate 50th Anniversary with win

    “We treat every game like it’s the biggest game of the season,” said senior inside linebacker, mechanical engineering major, and co-captain Stanley Bikulege.

    Sports | November 6, 2017
  • Club sports: fencing seeks newcomers for expansion

    Stress relief with weapons — that’s Carnegie Mellon’s fencing team. After forming in the early ‘90s, the club’s size has fluctuated between a few members and dozens. With about 30 students as of this year, the club attempted to start expanding their impact on their member’s lives and return the club to the glory it was considered to have been in ten years ago.

    Sports | October 30, 2017
  • Club sports: CMU rugby aims for growth and fun

    Every Monday and Wednesday from 9 to 11 p.m. and every Friday from 7 to 9 p.m., rugby is happening. Founded in 2000, Carnegie Mellon’s club rugby team adores their game. The division three club team doesn’t mind the mid-afternoon games nor the late practices, because they feel the connections they build through the team outweigh the difficulties they face.

    Sports | October 16, 2017
  • Football takes first loss of season vs. Wash. & Jeff.

    On Saturday, Oct. 7, the football team set out to face Washington & Jefferson, their football rival for the day. The varsity team knew the stakes of the game and prepared extensively in hopes of beating them. Instead, Washington & Jefferson handed the Tartans their first loss of the year, bringing their record to 5–1 overall and 3–1 in Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) play.

    Sports | October 9, 2017