Should I Wear a Dress Today?
“Do you think I should wear a dress today at the lab?” My housemate had been repeating that question ever since she started working at one of the Robotics labs on campus this summer. Her main concern had been, “I feel like I’m the dumbest person in the lab every time I wear a dress.” I didn't need further explanation before encouraging her to wear whatever she wanted, and she — who probably made h...Pillbox | September 23, 2019
Hong Kong, Taiwan, China: can we stop talking about politics?
This article is also published in Medium, titled "Hong Kong, Taiwan, China — can we stop talking about politics?"Forum | August 19, 2019
ARCC Presents: Journey to the West
One Night In Beijing (ONIB) is an annual showcase presented by Awareness of Roots in Chinese Culture (ARCC). Every year, ONIB features a play recreated from a well-known story or a legend in Chinese culture. The play is interwoven with dances of different genres, such as traditional Chinese minority dances, hip-hop dances, Wushu performances, and this year, ONIB even added a piece performed by Car...Pillbox | April 29, 2019
School of Drama: Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons Lemons
“What if you were only allowed 140 words for an entire day? What could you still say?” How do you say love?Pillbox | April 8, 2019
10 day dive into the heart of Israeli and Palestinian conflict
Young, vibrant, and lively Tel Aviv. Old, heavy, and traditional Jerusalem. Practical, humble, and industrial Haifa. Our tour guide, Amir, told us every city has its unique characteristics. He stood on the hilltop of Tel Aviv, overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, and traced out the map of our ten-day Israel adventure. During this spring break, we, 25 Carnegie Mellon students from all backgrounds, sa...Pillbox | March 25, 2019