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Booths bring headlines to life

This year’s Booth season, with strong first-time competitors, politically charged themes, and a couple of unfortunate accidents, was worthy of the theme “Extra! Extra! Read all about it!”.

PiKA speeds to the finish line

Pittsburgh’s gray skies parted for Buggy 2008, the biggest day of the year for members of the 12 organizations who participate each year.

A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

This Carnival, Scotch ’n’ Soda proudly celebrated its 70th anniversary with a performance of A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum.

Fringe takes top honors in design

By 10 a.m. Thursday morning, Wiegand Gym was the scene of 11 student organizations and almost 30 buggies.

Holi festival brings students together

Spiritual organization OM celebrates Holi, the Indian festival of colors, on campus.

Slapstick comedy and traveling shows

This season, Carnegie Mellon’s School of Drama has engaged itself with Pittsburgh in a production called The Commedia Project.

Mobots skedaddle on record-breaking runs

Friday, competitors and their mobots raced to the finish for prizes and glory.

The Roots perform hits new and old

Read a review of this year's Carnival band, The Roots, and their opening act, Nouveau Riche.

Human Giant tells jokes, launches T-shirts

AB Comedy hosts a comedy event at Carnival, showcasing Human Giant and No Parking Players.

'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.

Funnel cakes and fried Oreos

Eat Carnival snacks year-round with these recipes for funnel cake and deep fried Oreos.

New class offers advice

Read about the new course being offered to help plan for after graduation.

Last Lecture put into print

Carnegie Mellon alum aids Randy Pausch in converting his final lecture into a book, The Last Lecture.

The cassette tape is dead

While the name “mixtape” might be persistent in our culture, the devices for transmitting the art continue to change.

Campus chic

This week's style profiles center on Carnival fashion by students from both Carnegie Mellon and the University of Pittsburgh.

Everything you need to know

Get advice on having sex for the first time and finding a significant other.

Dollar movie

Catch reviews of the movies showing this week.

Did you know?

IBM computers come to campus. Find out what came next (hint: it involves the "interwebs").


Learn why one writer is frustrated with Carnegie Mellon's choice in music.


This week's list of events.

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