US Senate to vote on Respect for Marriage Act

This Thursday, the U.S. Senate ended debate on the Respect for Marriage act, a bill that would federally protect same-sex and interracial marriage. The...

Dalit Solidarity Group raises awareness of caste discrimination

Public discussion on caste discrimination in Carnegie Mellon University is rare, and it being highlighted on the Fence is even rarer. The caste system...

CMU team wins top recognitions in theme park design competition

127 students from 18 universities took part in the Toronto Metropolitan University Thrill Design Invitational (TMUTD) last weekend, Nov. 10 - 13, including...

World population hits 8 billion

Last Tuesday, the world’s population hit 8 billion people. This is based on United Nations projections, which reported another billion reached just 12...

CMU Crime & Incident Report: 11/13 - 11/19

Theft of Scooter Several Carnegie Mellon students advised University Police that their scooters had been stolen from TCS, Welch House, Newell Simon, and...

Senate Update 11/17

The Undergraduate Student Senate meeting, held on Nov. 17, opened with a Special Allocations presentation from the Finance Committee for a request from...

Democrats saw surprising success in 2022 Midterms, Chatham panel explains why

“How were the Democrats able to overcome history?” asked Dana Brown, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics (PCWP). “In...

Iran issues death penalty to protesters

Massive protests in Iran have led to thousands of arrests. Amnesty International explained that Iranian authorities are seeking the death penalty for...

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