Valene Mezmin Editor-in-Chief

Class of 2019


  • CMU responds to questions about upcoming transportation fee increase

    Earlier in the semester, the Carnegie Mellon community was notified that there would be a 3.2 percent tuition increase for students, which would take effect for the 2016-2017 academic year. Upon further inspection, many noticed that the separate fees that contribute to the total cost of tuition varied in how much their prices increased. The most notable disparity was the drastic increase in the tr...

    News | February 15, 2016
  • Andrew Carnegie Society Scholars give back to the Carnegie Mellon community

    This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Andrew Carnegie Society (ACS) Scholars Program. Since its inception in 1975, the program aims to recognize academic intelligence, excellence in leadership and volunteerism, and involvement in student organizations, athletics, or the arts in students from the Carnegie Mellon community. Each year, the deans and department heads from each college at Carnegi...

    News | February 8, 2016
  • International News in Brief

    Three missing after mine collapses

    SOUTH AFRICA — 87 workers were trapped underground after the entrance to the Lily Gold Mine in northeast South Africa abruptly collapsed. All of the miners were rescued with the exception of three that were working on the surface. The cause of the collapse has yet to be determined.

    Source: Reuters

    Italian student found dead in Egypt

    News | February 8, 2016
  • International news in brief

    Islamic state bomber kills two people in Yemen

    ADEN — In the latest Islamic State bombings, two people were killed and five were wounded from a suicide car bomb attack. Islamic state militants named the attacker as Oweis al-Adani. This is the latest in a string of ISIS suicide bombings in Yemen.

    Source: Reuters

    WWII "comfort women" sex slaves speak out

    News | February 1, 2016
  • Crime and Incident

    Underage Drinking
    Jan. 23, 2016
    University Police responded to Stever House in response to reports of an intoxicated male. The Carnegie Mellon student was provided with medical attention and was issued a citation for underage drinking.

    News | February 1, 2016

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