Michelle Madlansacay Pillbox Editor

Class of 2020


  • The Matchmaker

    “The test of an adventure is that when you’re in the middle of it, you say to yourself, ‘Oh, now I’ve got myself into an awful mess; I wish I were sitting quietly at home.’ And the sign that something’s wrong with you is when you sit quietly at home wishing you were out having lots of adventure.” These words, said by one of the play’s supporting characters, Barnaby Tucker, define the theme of Thor...

    Pillbox | October 9, 2017
  • What Do We Know?

    From plastic waste to the German Subway system to creating mindful spaces, the featured work in the Miller Gallery’s most recent exhibit, What Do We Know?, focused on political and social matters that impact people from all over the world. Ten seniors from the School of Architecture took one to two semesters
    off to create and present theses and independent projects on topics of their choice. Th...

    Pillbox | May 1, 2017
  • NGHTMRE and San Holo

    I’m happy to say that the ending to my first Spring Carnival was absolutely amazing with the concert in Wiegand Gym by DJs NGHTMRE and San Holo. I don’t often listen to trap and house music, so I wasn’t sure if I was going to like it before attending. When I arrived at the Cohon Center, however, I was surprised to see so many people anxiously waiting in line to get in. It actually took awhile for ...

    Pillbox | April 24, 2017
  • KPDC Concert: Checkmate

    I’m not one who listens to K-pop often. In fact, I don’t think I’d ever even listened to a single K-pop song before attending the Carnegie Mellon K-pop Dance Club’s (KPDC) Showcase: Checkmate event. I do, however, have a lot of friends who love the genre. It was because of my curiosity and wanting to know what all the hype was about around K-pop that I decided to go to the event. The event was K...

    Pillbox | April 17, 2017
  • Spark The Movement

    Having so many different challenges to face in today’s world, we as a community should take the time every now and then to reflect, to let others within and outside our community know that we are here to support and care for one another. Events like Friday’s Spark the Movement Showcase give us that kind of opportunity to reconnect and shine light on pressing issues and topics that are very rele...

    Pillbox | April 10, 2017

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