Cole Skuse Editor-in-Chief

Class of 2024


  • Pittsburgh Ecology: Red-tailed Hawk, Garlic Mustard

    This article is part of an ongoing series that discusses wildlife in the Pittsburgh region. Specimens in the accompanying photos are identified by the author, which may include the use of identification tool “iNaturalist.” As such, species identifications may not always be 100 percent accurate.

    SciTech | May 2, 2022
  • Looking back: Nostalgia in the world of gaming

    When I was a kid, one Christmas my siblings and I received a can of beans. It was in a larger box, and to any child, a larger box means a better present — right? Well, besides the can of beans, there was also a note: the real present is in the upstairs closet. The can of beans was a decoy so we couldn’t figure out what was in the box (though I am a big fan of a good can of beans). Our Christmas gi...

    Forum | May 2, 2022
  • 'Wingspan': Birds of a feather, play together

    “Wingspan” is a game for one to five players that the publisher describes as a “competitive, medium-weight, card-driven, engine-building board game.” To me, it’s so much more than that: It’s a game with beautiful art, novel mechanics, and high replayability, especially with its expansions.

    Pillbox | May 2, 2022
  • Video game headlines: Bethesda, 'The Stanley Parable,' 'Final Fantasy XVI'

    Bethesda in the news

    SciTech | May 2, 2022
  • CMU sports roundup: Track & field, softball

    Men’s Track and Field
    On April 30, members of the men’s track and field team traveled to Saint Francis University to compete in the Red Flash Open. Graduate student Bram Miller took first in the discus throw with a distance of 46.20 meters. Junior Bailey O’Malley placed sixth in both shot put and hammer throw, with marks of 15.15 meters and 46.67 meters, respectively. First-year Cody Breidenb...

    Sports | May 2, 2022

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