Brent Heard Contributing Editor

Class of 2015


  • University increases tuition

    An email sent to the student body by Vice President for Campus Affairs Michael Murphy last Thursday announced a 4 percent increase in new undergraduate tuition rates for Carnegie Mellon’s 2013–14 academic year.

    News | January 28, 2013
  • Fatal accident in Wean Hall

    A contracting worker was killed after being electrocuted while working in Wean Hall last Tuesday.

    Harold Taylor Jr. — a 59- year-old man from Mt. Oliver, Pennsylvania — worked for the Eaton Electrical Company.

    News | January 28, 2013
  • Statistically Speaking

    On Jan. 13, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association held its 70th Golden Globe Awards, an event first started in 1944 and held annually since 1961. Presenting awards for the best performances and production work in television and film, the Golden Globes has a wide viewership and a celebrity-heavy attendance. This year’s awards show was one of the most popular in recent memory. Here are some facts ...

    News | January 21, 2013
  • Crime & Incident

    Warrant Arrest

    Jan. 12, 2013

    News | January 21, 2013
  • President Cohon threatened

    Just as last semester drew to a close, University President Jared Cohon became the victim of a threat, which resulted in Pittsburgh Police protecting his house for 24 hours.

    News | January 21, 2013