Nice little incentive to actually open/read alumni mail*: tiny bit of very cheap (2500 for $1.75!), but very useful swag- here, a Gadget Grip branded with “Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley” to keep your smartphone or whatever (i.e., the gadget) from shifting and sliding all around on smooth surfaces, especially like a car dashboard. Seemingly trivial, maybe even non-existent need, but in practice, incredibly useful, perhaps even essential for some.

* As opposed to ignoring/tossing it, an unfortunate result of continuing to receive— outside of the magazines, which are very worth reading— nothing but a long string of donation requests from the Office of Development.

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