Marika Yang Contributing Editor

Class of 2020


  • Harper and Machado sign huge contracts

    On Thursday, the baseball world finally let out a sigh of relief. With MLB spring training already underway, Bryce Harper finally, finally got off the market and signed a 13-year, $330 million contract with the Philadelphia Phillies, setting the record for the largest contract in baseball history, and the second largest in the history of sports.

    Sports | March 4, 2019
  • The Jonas Brothers are back

    Of all the things I expected to happen in 2019, the Jonas Brothers reuniting was never one of them. But we tweens and teens of the late aughts can rejoice: after nearly six years, the best brother band is back, and the balance of the universe has been restored.

    Pillbox | March 4, 2019
  • Human trafficking goes beyond Kraft

    On Friday, news broke that Robert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, was charged with two counts of soliciting prostitution in Jupiter, Florida.

    Forum | February 25, 2019
  • CMU International Film Fest prefaced with exclusive showing

    Giving the campus and Pittsburgh community a taste of what is to come, the Carnegie Mellon International Film Festival hosted a sneak preview event on Friday with a screening of Woman at War (Kona fer í stríð), directed by Benedikt Erlingsson.

    News | February 25, 2019
  • Marika's Menu: Avocado Toast

    Avocado toast gets a bad rap. Whenever it comes up in conversation, it always follows with “how millennial” or “so hipster” voiced with semi-disdain. Yes, avocado toast is popular among millennials and my generation, Gen-Z, but that doesn’t mean it deserves all the eye rolls. Avocado is one of the best foods in the world (in my humble opinion), and the more dishes we put it in, the better. I’ve ha...

    Pillbox | February 25, 2019

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