Michelle Bova

Class of 2007

Articles

  • Dollar movie

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    Pillbox | February 5, 2007
  • Alcina takes a few modern twists

    Over the weekend, the opera Alcina had almost everything a spectator could want: flashy costumes and scenery, a magical realm, sorcery, swashbuckling, and even cross-dressing. Based on an epic poem and produced by the School of Music, the opera was written by George Frideric Handel, but the libretto, or text of the plot, has no known author.

    Pillbox | January 29, 2007
  • How Things Work: Clay animation

    The California Raisins, Gumby, and Wallace and Gromit are all brought to life with clay. But to create a story showing these characters jumping, playing, or running, a person needs a few techniques that aren’t normally taught in high school art class.

    SciTech | December 4, 2006
  • Copious cookies

    Along with the holly branches, mistletoe, and ornaments that adorn halls and hearths of families during Christmas time, there are the treats. Popcorn balls, peanut brittle, and egg nog can all be found both on the tables and in our bellies at Christmas, but most important are the cookies. While other treats are delightful, few are as iconic as the Christmas cookie. A cookie, unlike a chunk of brit...

    Pillbox | December 4, 2006
  • CMU professor Ben Fischer passes away at 92

    Ben Fischer, distinguished public service professor of labor studies and public policy at the Heinz School of Public Policy and Management, died Sunday, November 12. He was 92.

    News | November 20, 2006