President Barack Obama made an address June 2, 2010, from Carnegie Mellon's Wiegand Gymnasium. A full transcript of his speech is also available.
President Obama's 2010 Visit to Carnegie Mellon (Photo Slideshow)
2008: Senator Obama's Global Economy Summit at Carnegie Mellon
On June 26, 2008, then Sen. Obama also spoke at the university — hosting a summit at Carnegie Mellon on ensuring America's competitiveness in the global economy. The summit brought together economic, educational, community-based and industry leaders to discuss the challenges facing our workforce and craft solutions for the 21st Century.