Rachel Cohen Contributing Editor

Class of 2015


  • Senate, GSA ratify 2014–15 JFC budget

    Student Senate and the Graduate Student Assembly (GSA) held a joint meeting on Thursday to hear second-round budget appeals and ratify the slate for total Joint Funding Committee (JFC) allocations for the 2014–15 fiscal year. Both bodies voted to approve a total $29,467 increase in JFC allocations — an approximate 1.95 percent increase to the original $1.51 million in allocations.

    News | April 28, 2014
  • Philharmonic rocks Carnegie Music Hall

    It’s one thing to read that Carnegie Mellon’s School of Music is one of the top undergraduate music programs in the country; it’s another to hear the product of student work come to life on stage. On Wednesday, the Carnegie Mellon Philharmonic graced Carnegie Music Hall with impressive performances across the board. Beginning with a roaring Ruslan and Ludmila, moving into a showcase of solo tale...

    Pillbox | April 28, 2014
  • Lives of the Saints doesn't add up to gospel

    “I thought I was going insane today. I put my eye drops in my ears, and my ear drops in my eyes. Now I feel like I’m deaf in this eye, but I’ve 20/20 hearing.”

    Pillbox | April 21, 2014
  • Carnegie Mellon MFA candidates showcase work in Lossless

    Miller Gallery opened its doors last Friday evening to viewers wanting a first glimpse of the 2014 MFA thesis exhibition, Lossless. This year’s collection featured the work of three master’s of fine arts students — Carl Bajandas, Oreen Cohen, and Yun Mi Her — and spanned a wide spectrum of moods, media, and subjects.

    Pillbox | March 31, 2014
  • CMU professor blends musical cultures

    The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO)’s performance of Gustav Holst’s The Planets was definitely the most heavily advertised event last weekend at Heinz Hall. But tucked at the beginning of the program was an event with local flavor: the world premiere of the PSO’s “Elements” series, a piece commissioned from five Pittsburgh composers by the Orchestra.

    Pillbox | February 10, 2014

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