Matthew Benusa Editor-in-Chief

Class of 2021

Articles

  • Super Bowl LIV Ads

    As an important cultural critic, I’d like to begin my magnum opus by declaring that there are three genres of Super Bowl ads. Over and over again, Super Bowl advertisements fall into three discrete categories. There’s some overlap in which generic tropes are used in a commercial — imagine a Venn diagram.

    Pillbox | February 10, 2020
  • Penalty Shouts: UNC/Duke

    This is Penalty Shouts, The Tartan’s sports column inspired by the The New Yorker’s column Daily Shouts. This satire-fueled column will focus on anything and everything funny in the sports world that is deserving of our comedic attention.

    Sports | February 10, 2020
  • Library takes efforts to modernize in response to student demand

    In an attempt to move with technological advances, the Carnegie Mellon University Libraries are modernizing many of their systems to meet what they see as changing student needs in a digital age.

    News | February 10, 2020
  • Penalty shouts: MLB Hall of Fame

    This is Penalty Shouts, The Tartan’s sports column inspired by the The New Yorker’s column Daily Shouts. This satire-fueled column will focus on anything and everything funny in the sports world that is deserving of our comedic attention.

    Sports | February 3, 2020
  • Kobe Bryant dies in fatal crash

    Last week, retired NBA star Kobe Bryant died in a helicopter crash at the age of 41. Bryant’s daughter Gianna, age 13, also died in the crash. The tragedy also claimed the lives of seven others, including the pilot.

    Sports | February 3, 2020