5 Must-See Shows in Pittsburgh this Spring

Written by: Caitlin McDonough  If you’re new to Pittsburgh, or you just don’t get around the city very much, going to see plays and musicals can be a great way to see the Cultural District downtown. This season, these five shows are coming to town, and they are a great opportunity for date nights or for when you’re bored on a rainy March day. Student discounts on tickets are also available on trustarts.org using the code 1920CARLOW.  5. American Son  American Son is a new drama straight off Broadway that tells the story of Kendra and her teenage son Jamal, who is missing. This intense play presents current issues of race, power, … Continue reading 5 Must-See Shows in Pittsburgh this Spring

Rodents in Tiernan

By Caitlin McDonough  After several news reports about the Allegheny County Health Department’s inspection of Tiernan Hall and the evidence of rodents in the kitchen surfaced over the last week, students are concerned about Carlow’s dining services.  The inspection report included at least 11 “high risk” violations regarding pest management and food storage issues, including fresh and old rodent droppings around storage racks and the dish washer. It also cited several walls that needed resealed to ensure no rodents get in and numerous (15+) fruit flies in multiple areas of the kitchen.   Although a video went around the university earlier in February of a mouse spotted in Tiernan, it was not … Continue reading Rodents in Tiernan

New Year, New Major 

By: DJ Zedalis  In Fall of 2019, classes for Data Analytics will begin. The addition of the Data Analytics major came from Dr. Erika Mochan.   This program is intended to attract more students to Carlow, according to Mochan.  Mochan will be program director in addition to teaching classes. Dr. Beth Zamboni will teach two statistics courses and act as chair of the department. Mochan is currently interviewing candidates to fulfill more staff positions within the department.  The relevance of the Data Analytics major is very high. “My favorite thing about this major is that Data Analytics majors have so many options once they graduate because everything runs on data” Mochan said. “Every business has data that needs to be collected, … Continue reading New Year, New Major