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  • Professors speak on 14-week semester

    This is an extended version of the article published in the print issue of November 22, 2021

    News | November 22, 2021
  • Wave of bomb threat phone calls hit CMU, other universities

    Late in the night on Thursday, Nov. 11, the Carnegie Mellon Police Department sent out a campus-wide email revealing that earlier that evening, they had received a bomb threat at Warner Hall, the Purnell Center for the Arts, and the Gates-Hillman Building. They explained that the locations were evacuated, and the Pittsburgh Police Department sent in canine units to thoroughly sweep each building. ...

    News | November 15, 2021
  • Interview series part 1: student learning experiences in digital vs. in-person classes

    *In April 2021, The Tartan began conducting interviews with fellow students to get a better idea of how the switch to online learning was affecting all of us. We followed up with all of the interviewees this semester so they could compare their experiences online and in person.

    News | November 1, 2021
  • The Fence painted in support of reproductive rights

    On the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 29, the Carnegie Mellon campus community walked past the familiar Fence which carried a new message: “Abortion is not a bad word” on one side and “Hands off reproductive rights” on the other. The painting was a preemptive response to the demonstration by anti-abortion group Created Equal on Wednesday afternoon. The demonstration was part of a campus and urban tou...

    News | October 4, 2021
  • CMU dance returns to in-person activities this semester

    As the COVID-19 pandemic caused a worldwide halt to life in March 2020 and Carnegie Mellon University transitioned to virtual learning for the rest of the Spring 2020 semester and beyond, dance- and performance-based organizations at the university found themselves in a uniquely difficult position. The Tartan spoke with representatives and members of some dance organizations to find out how they n...

    News | September 27, 2021