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Thursday, April 30, 2015

Passion for Teaching

Marie Avilez (DC’15) did not realize how spending one semester abroad two years ago would influence the trajectory of her future plans. It was during Carnegie Mellon University’s first Social Change Semester that Avilez, an ethics, history and public policy major with a minor in psychology, discovered her passion: teaching. MORE
Thursday, April 23, 2015

How the City of Pittsburgh can Balance Privacy and Public Safety

HPP Faculty Advisor Jay D. Aronson and Senior Ethics, History and Public Policy Major Christophe Combemale wrote an opinion piece in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on how the City of Pittsburgh can balance privacy and public safety. MORE
Saturday, February 21, 2015

Under Construction 2015

This is a unique opportunity for Dietrich College alumni to come together with current sophomores, juniors and seniors to network, to share stories from life after graduation and to help students navigate their career options, internships, and post-graduation opportunities. MORE
Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Developing Online Tools To Detect and Identify Sex Traffickers

Former EHPP major Emily Kennedy receives $3.6 million from DARPA to continue development of online tools to combat human trafficking that first emerged out of her senior honors thesis. MORE
Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Security and Social Dimensions of City Surveillance Policy

From drones to traffic and body cameras, technology is giving law enforcement officials many new options to watch and protect citizens. However, their use raises legal and ethical questions, including potentially violating the privacy rights of innocent people.
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Friday, April 25, 2014

An Education in Leadership

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Fleece Jackets for EHPP Students!