Michelle Madlansacay Pillbox Editor

Class of 2020


  • Mercurio's

    It’s about that time in the semester, where the only things on people’s minds are midterms and projects. Most of us are probably spending our days in our dorms or in the library, hunched over textbooks while munching on Pop-tarts or chips. It’s important that we use the weekends (or really any free time we have), to relax, treat ourselves, and take our minds off of all the work. I mean, that is wh...

    Pillbox | February 20, 2017
  • Feminist Exhibit

    Something that makes Pittsburgh so unique is its interdisciplinary culture, with the sciences, the arts, and technology all in one place. From all the public art installations throughout the city to the self driving cars that roam the streets, these are the kinds of things that really define Pittsburgh. But the most fascinating sights are the ones that combine the very different fields of science,...

    Pillbox | February 13, 2017
  • Pastitsio

    A Friday night out with friends in the city is always a good time, especially if you decide to explore an area you’ve never visited before. My friends and I did just that when we went to the hip neighborhood of Lawrenceville, which is not too far from Downtown Pittsburgh. The place is very easy to get around, with little cafés here and there, along with a few vintage stores and cool hangout spots....

    Pillbox | February 6, 2017
  • Concert Preview: Mix ft. The Originals

    Classy. Honest. Innovative. Those are the three words that best describe Carnegie Mellon’s all-male, award-winning a cappella group, The Originals. Classy, because of each member’s evident poise and charm; honest, because of the genuine passion and soul they bring to their songs; and innovative, because their performances are for sure unlike anything you’ve ever seen or heard before. Getting to sp...

    Pillbox | January 30, 2017
  • Winter Flower Show at Phipps

    The holiday spirit is becoming more and more prevalent in Pittsburgh each day. From the houses decorated with all things Christmas to the festive lights illuminating downtown, all of Pittsburgh is getting ready for this joyous season. However, the Pittsburgh Christmas display that I’ve found to be the most unique is the Winter Flower Show at Phipps Conservatory.

    Pillbox | December 5, 2016

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