Alumni-Mellon College of Science - Carnegie Mellon University

Alumni stories and successes inspire the MCS community. We welcome your visits to campus and news of your professional successes.

MCS alumni have diverse careers leading them to many disciplines, countries, and industries. Here we share the most recent profiles from Science Connection magazine and stories of alumni in the news. We hope you'll return to campus to reconnect with past mentors and current students to share your story as well. If you have news that you'd like to share, or would like to find out what's going on with your fellow MCS alumni, visit our News & Notes page.


photo of Jeff Greco

Hedging His Bets

Alumnus Jeff Greco maximizes his math degrees

Science Connection, vol 8 no 1, December 2015


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Prepared for What's Next

Alumnus Tom Hu helps to create medical countermeasures to safeguard Americans’ health

Science Connection, vol 7 no 1, December 2014


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Master Cyclist

Jim Turner (S'61) established a velodrome track world record for the men’s age group 75-79.

Carnegie Mellon Today, January 2015


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On Cloud Nine

Glen de Vries’ Medidata Solutions Is the Leading Global Provider of Cloud-Based Software for Clinical Research

Science Connection, vol 6 no 1, November 2013

Loyal Scot

  • Biological Sciences alumna Kelsey Murray (S’11) was named a regional coordinator for the American Academy of Family Physicians National Family Medicine Interest Group Network.
  • The National Science Foundation awarded Graduate Research Fellowships to alumnae Stacey Chin (S'13), Laura Filliger (S'13) and Shaina Mitchell (S'14).
  • The New York Hall of Science named Physics alumna Deren Guler (S'09, A'12) its inaugural Design Fellow.
  • The American Chemical Society’s Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry presented Chemistry alumna Jill Millstone (S'03) with the 2015 Unilever Award for Outstanding Young Investigator in Colloid and Surfactant Science.
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