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Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Vacant No More: CMU Students Present Urban Development Solutions

Media outlets continue to honor Pittsburgh as being a "most livable" city, and Carnegie Mellon University students have equipped city officials with a tool and research to build on this reputation by tapping into the potential of empty city lots.

Monday, October 10, 2016

Andrew Carnegie Society Scholars Announced

The Andrew Carnegie Society (ACS) Scholars Class of 2017 has been announced – and eight seniors from the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences have been selected. MORE
Thursday, August 25, 2016

With a Pogo Stick, the Sky’s the Limit

Nick Ryan (DC’11) is forging his own path—by pogo stick. In 2010, while Ryan was still a student at Carnegie Mellon University, he co-founded Xpogo—an events, media and retail company dedicated to growing the sport of extreme pogo. MORE
Monday, May 23, 2016

Sophomore Talks Philosophy, Internship Experience

David Matvey (DC’18), an international relations and politics major with an additional major in ethics, history and public policy, spent the past semester in Washington, D.C., taking classes and interning in a senatorial office. MORE
Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Double Duty: CMU Police Officer Nabs Bachelor’s Degree

CMU Police Officer Joe Bernarding nabbed his bachelor's degree in ethics, history and public policy. MORE
Thursday, March 24, 2016

Dietrich College’s Top Teaching Award Announced

Alex John London is the 2015-2016 winner of the Elliott Dunlap Smith Award for Distinguished Teaching and Educational Service in the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences. MORE
Thursday, March 24, 2016

Sophomore Receives State Department Scholarship to Study in India

CMU sophomore Ian Asenjo has received a Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) from the U.S. Department of State. Asenjo will be traveling to Chandigarh, India this summer, where he hopes to gain proficiency in Punjabi and explore his passion for Bhangra — a folk dance with roots in the region. MORE
Monday, August 31, 2015

Software Developed by EHPP Student Helps Find Online Sex Traffickers

The universal scope of Internet advertising makes it an ideal way to attract customers and lure young participants into human trafficking activities including sex and prostitution, but behind those ads are layers of online data that can help investigators track down the criminals who organize and profit from such exploitation. MORE