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August 2008

Carnegie Mellon Headlines

To find an archived news release from August 2008, choose a story.

Aug. 28: College of Fine Arts Appoints New Faculty Members for Academic Year

Aug. 26: Trouble Quitting? New Pitt-Carnegie Mellon Smoking Study May Reveal Why

Aug. 26: Disney/Pixar's Ed Catmull To Accept First Randy Pausch Prize

Aug. 25: Carnegie Mellon Reappoints Michael Scheier Head of its Psychology Department

Aug. 25: Giler Humanities Lecture To Examine Opinion Polling, Survey Data and Public Perception

Aug. 25: Carnegie Mellon System Thwarts Internet Eavesdropping

Aug. 21: Greg Ganger Earns HP Innovation Research Award

Aug. 21: Carnegie Mellon Scientist Develops Cellular MRI Tools

Aug. 20: Technology Review Names Carnegie Mellon Alumnus Johnny Lee One of the World's Top Innovators Under Age 35

Aug. 18: Green Catalysts Provide Promise For Cleaning Toxins and Pollutants

Aug. 18: Hydrogels Provide Scaffolding For Growth of Bone Cells

Aug. 15: "Go Green Oakland" Campaign Kicks Off

Aug. 15: Researchers Urge Industry To Broaden Carbon Footprint Calculations

Aug. 15: Student Designed "Green" Posters Available From Campus Bookstore

Aug. 14: Computer Users Are Digitizing Books, Newspapers Quickly and Accurately With Carnegie Mellon Method

Aug. 14: Professor Susanne Slavick Named Artist of the Year By Pittsburgh Center for the Arts

Aug. 13: School of Drama Hires Internationally Renowned Theatre Director Marianne Weems as Head of Graduate Directing

Aug. 13: Tepper School Start-Up To Ring NASDAQ Stock Market Opening Bell

Aug. 12: Miller Gallery Presents Exhibition About the Reuse of Abandoned Retail Stores

Aug. 11: Disney Launches Global Research & Development Labs With Carnegie Mellon And Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich

Aug. 11: Traffic Advisory: Two Oakland Streets To Close Aug. 17 As First-Year Students Move in at Carnegie Mellon

Aug. 8: CyLab Attracts Top Journalists To Cybersecurity Media Fellowship Program

Aug. 7: Carnegie Mellon Names Tom Ogden Director of University Security

Aug. 5: Remedial Instruction Rewires Dyslexic Brains, Carnegie Mellon Study Shows