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  • Indigenous Peoples Day to take Columbus Day's place

    The shift from “Columbus Day” to “Indigenous Peoples Day” is not new. California proposed this change in 1939, and officially implemented it in 1998. Today, eight states have officially adopted Indig...

    Forum | October 14, 2019
  • Youth and activism

    Just a year ago, Greta Thunberg was alone in the climate strike, striking outside the Swedish Parliament to highlight the Swedish government’s inaction on combatting climate change. This year, she is heralded as the leader of a movement that has inspired millions to join the strike. As much...

    Forum | September 30, 2019
  • AWFBEAT Interview

    2019 has been a big year for AWFBEAT, the musical duo consisting of Uni Hunte and Grant Glazier. The two sophomores have released two tracks on Spotify, “Better than Me” and “Side Eyes,” and amassed over 20,000 monthly listeners on the platform. They also opened for bülow at the Activities Boar...

    Pillbox | September 30, 2019
  • Maddy's Monthly Meme Madness

    Welcome to Maddy's Monthly Meme Madness, where we take a look at the Top 5 most-liked memes on the Facebook group, Carnegie Mellon Memes for Spicy Teens, posted in the past month.

    Pillbox | September 30, 2019
  • flor

    This past Friday, three indie alt-pop acts — Lostboycrow, joan, and flor — came together at The Club at Stage AE. Despite the three performances being within the same genre, each had an individual take. Lostboycrow was whimsical and full of narrative, joan was danceable and upbeat, and flor was more conventional modern alt-pop.

    Pillbox | September 30, 2019

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