• Plaidvocates Chopped-Style Cook-Off
    April 01, 2019
    On Sunday, March 31, the Plaidvocates hosted the second annual Chopped-style Cook-Off in celebration of National Nutrition Month.
  • Plaidvocates Host Regional Social
    March 28, 2019
    On March 24, 2019, a group of more than thirty student-athletes came together to converse on the topic of how their upbringing in different regions of the United States and international regions have affected their reflections and experiences at CMU.
  • Happy Days
    May 10, 2018
    On Saturday, May 5, the Plaidvocates hosted Happy Days. The event was geared toward creating a stress free environment or one in which stresses could be forgotten.
  • Plaidvocates Chopped-Style Cook-Off
    April 19, 2018
    On Sunday, April 15, the Plaidvocates hosted a Chopped-style Cook-Off in celebration of National Nutrition Month.
  • Plaidvocates Raise Awareness Through It’s on Us! Campaign
    April 16, 2018
    On Wednesday, April 11, the Plaidvocates hosted a BBQ in the center of Carnegie Mellon University’s campus to help raise awareness of sexual assault and relationship violence. The event was timed in conjunction with Sexual Assault and Relationship Violence Prevention Week.
  • Plaidvocates Crowdfunding
    March 25, 2018
    The Plaidvocates are a student-athlete run health and wellness program within the department of sports medicine at Carnegie Mellon University. In order to create a stable budget for the organization, the Plaidvocates are organizing a crowdfunding campaign in hopes of raising funds that can be used for workshops and events. In this video, a few of the Plaidvocates give their testimonials as to what it means to them to be a Plaidvocate, as well as why their organization needs the funds. Visit https://crowdfunding.cmu.edu/project/9747 for more information and to donate.
  • Athletics Hosts Workshop on Sexual Assault and Dating Violence Prevention
    September 08, 2016
    On Monday, September 5 the Carnegie Mellon University Department of Athletics, Physical Education and Recreation hosted a Sexual Assault and Dating Violence Prevention Workshop with more than 450 student-athletes participating in the four-hour workshop.