Artist profile: Evan Penny
Walking into a room full of artist Evan Penny’s sculptures is like walking into a room full of people. His lifelike, almost statuary figures seem ready to engage museum-goers in casual conversation.Pillbox | October 1, 2007
HEALTH: Medical Note: Mononucleosis
Finals and homework may not be the only thing making students feel tired this time of year. As temperatures fall, students spend more time indoors and around other people, increasing the risk of catching illnesses.SciTech | December 4, 2006
NASA receives Mars photographs
Mars rover Opportunity recently sent NASA pictures taken of Mars’ Victoria crater. The crater is in the Meridiani Planum region. After crawling over the Martian terrain for 21 months, Opportunity reached the half-mile-wide, 230-foot-deep crater.SciTech | October 2, 2006
Nadine Aubry named new head of mechanical engineering
Carnegie Mellon’s mechanical engineering department has a new face.
Nadine Aubry was officially appointed head of the department of mechanical engineering this semester.
“I’m very excited,” Aubry said of her new position. “It is a very good department with a strong foundation. But we also have to make sure that we move it forward.”SciTech | September 25, 2006