Marika Yang Publisher

Class of 2020

Articles

  • Tartan basketball teams split games at Brandeis

    In a doubleheader at Brandeis University in Massachusetts, the Carnegie Mellon University women’s and men’s basketball teams competed in hard-fought battles ending with different results.

    Sports | February 11, 2019
  • Marika's Menu - Mom's Favorite Nian Gao

    With the Lunar New Year, many countries in Asia celebrate the new year according to the traditional lunar calendar. In China, nian gao is a popular rice cake made to celebrate the New Year, which is also known as the Spring Festival. Nian gao literally translates to “sticky cake,” but can also mean "year cake" or "higher year" due to the homophonic nature of the language.

    Pillbox | February 11, 2019
  • Neighborhood Navigation - Mexican War Streets

    After settling into life at Carnegie Mellon over the past two and a half years, I wanted to learn more about the city that has come to be my home. As students, we mostly stay in the familiar parts of Pittsburgh — Oakland, Squirrel Hill, Shadyside. Perhaps some will venture to the South Side to go shopping, or Downtown for cultural events, but there are many eclectic neighborhoods in Pittsburgh, fr...

    Pillbox | February 11, 2019
  • Flu season hits CMU, while preventative research continues

    While students at Carnegie Mellon University and much of the northern United States battle the polar vortex, it almost feels like the flu season has been nearly non-existent, away from minds preoccupied with staying warm and finishing schoolwork. But the flu is very much alive, though at much more average levels compared to last year’s epidemic.

    News | February 4, 2019
  • Marika's Menu - Tacos

    Welcome to Marika’s Menu, a new column all about the joy of cooking! I’ve always loved food, but it wasn’t until I got to college when my love for cooking blossomed. From making a simple stir-fry, to throwing something in the oven, to trying something more complicated, I’m excited to kick this off and share different recipes that apply to all different sorts of occasions.

    Pillbox | February 4, 2019

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