Shawn Fakhari Staffwriter

Class of 2009


  • Fish trainer and poetry slam champ to speak

    The topics of this week’s lectures will include societal responses, recent literature, and fish training.

    News | November 6, 2006
  • Evolution writer to speak, International Festival keynote

    This week’s lectures cover a broad range of topics, including a new science book, an Israeli film, and the keynote address of the International Festival.

    News | October 30, 2006
  • Stats Speaking

    Nutrition and physical fitness are elements of a healthy lifestyle. Here are some health statistics to chew on:

    Minimum grams of protein adults need daily for every kilogram of body weight: 1

    Recommended minutes of physical activity per day: 30

    Percent of U.S. adults who regularly engage in leisure-time physical activity: 30

    News | October 16, 2006
  • Senate works to fill gaps in vacant seats

    With 17 of 38 seats vacant and student body executives who have missed the first three meetings, Student Senate began the year with more than a few holes to fill.

    News | October 2, 2006
  • Statistically Speaking

    Business students with MBAs do not always end up as CEOs of Fortune 500 companies. Like students from Carnegie Mellon, many start their own businesses. Here are some stats on people with business educations:

    Percent of CEOs with an MBA: 33

    Number of business schools in the United States: 130

    News | September 25, 2006