Marika Yang Publisher

Class of 2020

Articles

  • Tartan soccer wins season finales

    Both the Carnegie Mellon University men’s and women’s soccer teams won their season finale at home on Saturday versus the Spartans of Case Western Reserve University. With their 3–1 win over the Spartans (ranked eighth), the men’s soccer team (ranked 23rd) finished 11–4–2 on the season and 3-4 in University Athletic Association (UAA) play. On the women’s side, the Tartans defeated the Spartans 2-1...

    Sports | November 5, 2018
  • the hate u give (review)

    Trayvon Martin. Eric Gardner. Freddie Gray. These are just three of the names of black men who were killed by the police. The Hate U Give adds another name, although fictional, to the list: Khalil Harris. But in this movie, he isn’t just a name, he isn’t just a victim in a grainy video we see on the nightly news. He is a person, a human being, who had a family and loved ones.

    Pillbox | November 5, 2018
  • Carnegie Mellon a week after the Tree of Life shooting

    Jacob Meyers woke up on what he thought would be a typical Saturday morning. But instead, Meyers, a sophomore in Dietrich College, spent the next three hours on his phone, replying to an outpouring of messages from family and friends asking if he was safe as the news of the tragic shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue spread. Meyers was in his room, grappling with this hateful and deadly attack o...

    News | November 5, 2018
  • Brunch Buddies

    My sister recently came to Pittsburgh to visit me, and we were looking for a nice breakfast place downtown before we went to the North Side to explore. We decided on Bluebird Kitchen.

    Pillbox | October 29, 2018
  • Fantasy football: Last Manning Standing still at the top

    Welcome back to The Tartan’s weekly Fantasy Football recap. This responsibility fell to me, as it has for most of the semester, because I scored the fewest number of points over both Weeks 6 and 7. My descent into fantasy football humiliation continues.

    In Week 6, the top and bottom team remained the same, while the other four teams switched places amongst themselves.

    Sports | October 29, 2018

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