Anna Walsh Contributing Editor
Did You Know?
100 YEARS AGO — Sept. 28, 1911
The Tartan publishes the “Anti-Magee Republican County Ticket,” a guide to the exact candidates for whom readers should vote in the upcoming election. It even advises students to “take this in the booth with you” — because obviously Carnegie students can’t be trusted to decide for themselves.
50 YEARS AGO — Sept. 20, 1961Pillbox | September 19, 2011
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Pottermore doesn't live up to hype
Many Harry Potter fans desperately wished for a Hogwarts acceptance letter for their 11th birthday, only to be bitterly disappointed. Now, over 10 years after Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was first published, Harry Potter fans are eagerly awaiting a different sort of acceptance letter: the opportunity to register for Pottermore, an interactive online website developed by J.K. Rowling...Pillbox | September 12, 2011
CMU needs to think of students first
$265 million. That is an overwhelmingly generous, mind-blowingly large sum of money that, if distributed wisely, could make an enormous impact on Carnegie Mellon. But therein lies the question: How will the money be distributed?Forum | September 12, 2011