Jackson Lane Senior Staffwriter

Class of 2013


  • Brony culture less about ponies, more about bros

    Although Carnegie Mellon students were probably impressed by the amazing quality of the My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic chalk drawings they saw around campus in the past weeks, they might have scratched their heads, wondering what about this show for little girls motivates adults in college to create such elaborate fan art.

    Forum | November 19, 2012
  • Far from home: International education on rise

    Despite the high costs of a U.S. education, more international students are enrolling at North American colleges. According to a recent article in the U.S. News & World Report, the number of international students enrolling in the 2012–13 school year increased 5.7 percent over the 2011–12 enrollment, with the majority of international students coming from Asia.

    News | November 19, 2012
  • Statistically Speaking

    After weathering Hurricane Sandy, those on the East Coast are assessing the damages and carrying out disaster relief programs. Fortunately, Pittsburgh wasn’t hit with more than a storm, but other places, such as New York and New Jersey, have been torn apart.

    113: The number of deaths in the U.S. currently attributed to Sandy.

    News | November 5, 2012
  • Start-up supporter leaves CMU for Harvard

    On Thursday, after 22 years of service, Rick McCullough left his position as Carnegie Mellon’s vice president of research to become Harvard University’s vice provost of research, starting Oct. 15.

    News | October 1, 2012
  • Twitter co-founder preaches entrepreneurship

    Jack Dorsey, the co-founder of Twitter and Square, spoke to Carnegie Mellon students on Wednesday about entrepreneurship and his vision when founding Square.

    News | October 1, 2012

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