Sabrina Porter Contributing Editor
Student executives finish year, reflect
For Sean Weinstock and Adi Jain, California natives and high school classmates, their long journey together and year as leaders of Carnegie Mellon has ended.
As of Thursday’s Student Senate meeting, Weinstock and Jain officially passed on the reins of Carnegie Mellon leadership, and they could not have been more relieved.News | April 28, 2008
Having fun during finals
If final exams tested students’ knowledge of Facebook applications and recent relationship status changes, there would perhaps be no need to even study. A 4.0 QPA would come effortlessly to the majority of students across campus. Unfortunately, however, students next week will begin the torture, not of studying people’s personal lives on social networking sites, but rather, the mechanics of trusse...Pillbox | April 28, 2008
Randy Pausch, beloved professor and worldwide inspiration, dies at age 47
Randy Pausch, a Carnegie Mellon professor that garnered worldwide attention in September for his last lecture, died on July 25 from complications related to pancreatic cancer. Pausch, who was 47, passed at his home in Chesapeake, Va. surrounded by his wife, Jai, and three children: Dylan, 6, Logan, 3, and Chloe, 2.News | April 28, 2008
'The Piano Man' performs in Pittsburgh
Mellon Arena was in a Pittsburgh state of mind as Billy Joel wowed his audience in concert Friday night. There was no opening act, so the show began immediately with Joel at center stage, seated at his piano. Dressed simply in a spiffy black suit, Joel resembled an investment banker from his hometown of New York City.Pillbox | April 21, 2008
Crime and Incident
April 15, 2008
at 1:09 a.m.
A student called University Police to report an unknown male on the Buggy track on Frew Street. The actor had begun a physical fight with the Buggy participants. University Police did not identify the actor as a student and escorted him off campus.
April 15, 2008
at 3:07 p.m.News | April 21, 2008