Eve Hamm's newsworthy dress-up
This past month, Eve Ham, a first-year student in the design program in the College of Fine Arts, completed a project that really captured The Tartan’s attention — and captured attention for The Tartan! In an interview with the Tartan, Ham discussed her recent work on a dress made out of Tartan newspapers as well as her future in design.Pillbox | May 2, 2022
'driving home 2 u': Sweet, not SOUR
I went into my watch of "driving home 2 u," which came out on March 25, with no knowledge of what it was, so I was surprised that it was a documentary. I was expecting something along the lines of a love child of Olivia Rodrigo’s "SOUR Prom" and Taylor Swift’s “All Too Well” short film. I was hoping for some kind of creative representation of the stor...Pillbox | April 25, 2022
Why is Pittsburgh being like this?
It was 80 degrees on Wednesday, April 13. I have opened and shut the window of my non-air conditioned dorm at least seven times since the weekend because if I had left it open on Sunday, I would have been exposed to 30 degree conditions.
Temperatures in March ranged between 13 and 75 degrees, with absolutely no indication of a general increase over time. April has not been much different.Forum | April 18, 2022
Jon Batiste, Grammys Golden Boy
After a long day of being a teenager and listening to the same indie songs with the same drum beats and the same untrained vocals, Jon Batiste’s "WE ARE" wasn’t just a breath of fresh air. It was an oxygen tank. I’d heard of Batiste and heard a couple of pieces off the album, but hearing the whole thing together made a part of me come alive that I didn’t know was dead. Something about it reminded ...Pillbox | April 11, 2022
4/11/22 - Editor's Letter
Hello Goobers. I'm sure all of you were boozing and cruising the entirety of last week, and are now winding down from the GREATEST WEEK OF YOUR LIFE! If any of this wasn't true for you, that sucks. To continue the fabulous week that we're sure you all had, we have built the ultimate PILLBOX issue. It's got everything your hearts could ever desire (if you love reading fine articles, of course). PIL...Pillbox | April 11, 2022