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[BOLD]50 years ago: Sept. 19, 1962[BOLD]
An editorial discusses the importance of Freshman Camp (i.e. Orientation) and of keeping alive the “new outlook” and “enthusiasm” that first-years bring to campus. The article suggests that the camp be a graduation requirement. This editorial makes you wonder how long the student body has been apathetic in terms of school spirit.Pillbox | August 27, 2012
...Comics | August 27, 2012
It’s the first week of school, which means a long and costly trip to the University Center Bookstore or the post office to pick up textbooks. Here are some statistics to put your purchases into perspective:
$700–1,100: The average amount students spend on textbooks per year.
11.7%: Percentage of a textbook’s profit that goes back to the author.News | August 27, 2012
...Comics | August 19, 2012
Unconventional traditions central to CMU experience
At Carnegie Mellon you will receive a world-class education, work with amazing professors, and do a good bit of hard work. And while these things may seem like the most important parts of college, they don’t come close to defining the Tartan experience.Pillbox | August 19, 2012