Jessica Thurston Contributing Editor

Class of 2009


  • MSA encourages Gaza awareness

    On Thursday, Jan. 22, a campus tradition most commonly used to advertise springtime fraternity recruitment or Friday night Tartans’ basketball games turned political.

    News | February 2, 2009
  • New car blurs line between speed, sustainability

    More publications should be like Wired, and more products — although not necessarily more cars — should be like the Ultimate Aero EV.

    Forum | February 2, 2009
  • Security cameras take away creativity, free will

    It’s time to color inside the lines.

    Forum | January 19, 2009
  • If abortions are socially induced, provide unbiased alternatives

    Last Wednesday night, Feminists for Life President Serrin Foster lectured on campus, following a week of dedicated advertising by the Carnegie Mellon Respect Life Club and the subsequent marring of the group’s posters around the university. Fearing that my at-times overzealous, leftward-leaning opinions as Forum editor of this newspaper preceded me, I treaded carefully as I entered the packed lect...

    Forum | November 24, 2008
  • Urban areas need trees — and the mayor finally agrees

    Since being voted Most Livable City in 2007, the city of Pittsburgh has become increasingly recognized for its commitment to sustainable design and environmentally friendly development ideals.

    Forum | October 27, 2008

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