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Something is always going on within the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences.

Whether it is an innovative student project, groundbreaking research or a faculty-authored bestseller, check out the stories below for a chronological look at what’s happening.

Presidential FellowsSeptember 28, 2016

Presidential Fellows & Scholars Announced
CMU has named its Presidential Fellows and Scholars for the 2016-2017 academic year. The group includes 22 undergraduate and graduate students in the Dietrich College.

The awards support students’ academic expenses, including tuition and graduate research stipends.

Adam GrossSeptember 28, 2016

After CMU: Building a Career in Technology
Heroku CEO and CMU alumnus Adam Gross (DC’94) will present “After CMU: Building a Career in Technology” on Tuesday, Nov. 1 as part of the Dietrich College Entrepreneurs Speaker Series.

The lecture is also sponsored by CMU’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

Psychology Research AwardsSeptember 27, 2016

Undergrads Win Psychology Research Awards
Alyssa Aburachis (DC’18) and Cristina Molina (DC’17) have received the 2016 Ireland Undergraduate Research Awards.

“Hands-on research involvement is at the core of the CMU educational experience, and our undergraduate psychology program,” said Michael J. Tarr, head of the Department of Psychology.

Language LoversSeptember 22, 2016

Language Lovers Find a Home in CMU’s Linguistics Program
Linguistics provides us with tools to help crack the code that underlies many languages. Professor Mandy Simons spearheaded the major in 2007 as an “academic home” for a growing number of students who completed the linguistics minor and wanted to learn more.

DUC 2016September 20, 2016

Polish Your Research Presentation Skills
Undergraduate students are encouraged to present new, ongoing or completed research or creative work at the 2016 Dietrich Undergraduate Colloquium (DUC). Proposals are due Oct. 15.

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Shilo Rea
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