2011-Carnegie Mellon News - Carnegie Mellon University


Thursday, December 22, 2011

News Brief: Forbes Names CMU Community Members To 30 Under 30

Forbes recently released its 30 disrupters under 30, in each of 12 fields making a difference. Seven Carnegie Mellon students and alumni are featured. MORE
Tuesday, December 20, 2011

Press Release: BNY Mellon Announces $1 Million Gift to Extend Finance Professorship

BNY Mellon, the global leader in investment management and investment services, has announced an award of $1 million to the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University to continue funding for a named professorship in the field of finance. MORE
Tuesday, December 20, 2011

News Brief: Murphy Appointed to NIH Council of Councils

MurphyRobert F. Murphy, director of the Ray and Stephanie Lane Center for Computational Biology, has been appointed to the National Institutes of Health Council of Councils. MORE
Monday, December 19, 2011

News Brief: CMU's Kathy M. Newman On How Christmas Inspires Labor Discussions

Kathy NewmanKathy M. Newman, associate professor of English at Carnegie Mellon University and labor issues expert, looks at the Christmas season a little differently than most. She sees it as a season filled with opportunities to discuss iconic characters such as Santa, Rudolph and Frosty in the context of work, capitalism and the working class. MORE
Monday, December 19, 2011

Press Release: Chinese Academy of Sciences Names CMU's Veloso As One of 20 Einstein Chair Professors for 2012

Manuela VelosoThe Chinese Academy of Sciences has named Manuela Veloso, the Herbert A. Simon Professor of Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon University, as an Einstein Chair Professor for 2012. She is one of 20 prominent international scientists so honored. MORE
Wednesday, December 14, 2011

News Brief: CMU Joins Presidents' Conference in Football

ScottyThe Tartans, who will remain in the University Athletic Association, will re-join the PAC as an affiliate member beginning with the 2014 season.