Carnegie Mellon University

Alumni Association

Spring Carnival
April 16-18, 2015

Be sure to add your name to the Hoping to Come list TODAY and look for the schedule and registration in February of 2015. Questions? Check out the Spring Carnival FAQ.

While we are working on the full schedule of events, some exciting weekend highlights will include:

  • Booth! 2015 theme: Living Library
  • INI 25th Anniversary Events: keynote, panel discussions and alumni celebration
  • 21st Annual Mobot Races
  • Scottish Beer Tasting, sponsored by the Classes of 1970 and 1975
  • Sweepstakes races and Buggy's 95th Anniversary!
  • Young Alumni Party
  • Zero Waste BBQ, co-sponsored by the Steinbrenner Institute for Environmental Education and Research
  • And much, much more!

New This Year: Fun and educational activities for children grades 3 to 5 and 6 to 8. Relax and enjoy Carnival activities knowing that your kids are in good hands with the experienced staff of the Leonard Gelfand Center for Service Learning an Outreach. Email Ryan Freytag for more information.

See you in April as we celebrate this CMU tradition!  

Spring Carnival 2014 - Best of the Best: Carnival 100 Click to expand

As part of the centennial celebration of Spring Carnival, the Pittsburgh City Council declared April 10, 2014 Carnegie Mellon University Spring Carnival Day in the city.
View the proclamation »

Booth Results

Fraternity
1. Sigma Phi Epsilon: Lord of the Rings
2. Alpha Epsilon Pi: Simpsons
3. Delta Tau Delta: Coney Island

Sorority
1. Kappa Alpha Theta: Pirates of the Caribbean
2. Kappa Kappa Gamma: Wreck It Ralph
3. Delta Gamma: Despicable Me

Independent
1. Asian Students' Association: Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
2. Singapore Students' Association: Secret Agent Training School
3. Taiwanese Students' Association: Miyazaki Films

Blitz
1. Phi Delta Theta: The Olympics
2. Mayur SASA: Avatar: The Last Airbender
3. Mellon College of Science: Batman

Environmental
Blitz: Math Club: To Infinity and Beyond 
Full Size: Taiwanese Students' Association: Miyazaki Films

Best of the Best: Fringe: Pittsburgh: The Best City in the World
Chairman's Choice: Math Club: To Infinity and Beyond
People's Choice: Kappa Kappa Theta: Pirates of the Caribbean
T-Shirt Award: Taiwanese Students' Association: Miyazaki Films

Check out Booth Reviews from The Tartan

Sweepstakes Results

Men's     Women's    
Place Team Time Place Team Time
1 SDC A 02:04.5 1 SDC A 02:33.5
2 SigEp A 02:14.6 2 Fringe A 02:42.6
3 Fringe A 02:17.0 3

SDC B

02:49.5
4 SigEp B 02:17.3 4 CIA A 02:58.1
5 Spirit A 02:18.1 5 SigEp A 02:52.8
6 PiKA B 02:25.5 6 PiKA A 03:07.0
7 CIA A 02:23.2 7 SigEp B 02:56.3
  SAE A 02:27.2 8 Spirit A 02:58.9
  Apex B DNS 9 SDC C 02:59.9
8 Spirit C 02:29.5 10 Fringe B 03:00.6
  Spirit B 02:30.7      
  Fringe B 02:31.0      
  SigEp C 02:31.8      
9 CIA B 02:31.9      
10 SDC C 02:32.3      

Watch video streams of the this year's races from cmuTV
Check out the Buggy Recap from The Tartan



Carnival Weekend Social Media Highlights

Spring Carnival 2013 - Fractured Fairytales Click to expand

Spring Carnival 2012 - As Seen on TV Click to expand

Spring Carnival 2011 - When I Was Your Age...! Click to expand

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