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Wednesday, December 7, 2016

Artists Send Symphony to the Stars

Andromeda symphony
CMU Professor of Art and pioneering space artist Lowry Burgess is banking on the fact that life forms in space appreciate the arts the same way humans do.
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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

CFA Winter Festival Celebrates the Arts at CMU

Cardenes directing
Carnegie Mellon University’s College of Fine Arts will showcase its students’ work during the Winter Celebration weekend, Friday, Dec. 9, and Saturday, Dec. 10.
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Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Tony Awards, Carnegie Mellon Open Submissions for Theatre Education Award

Tony Education Award Photo 2016
For the third year in a row, the Tony Awards and CMU will recognize a deserving teacher with the “Excellence in Theatre Education Award.”
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Saturday, November 12, 2016

CMU’s School of Drama Presents “The Rover”

Rover Poster
The play portrays the adventures of Willmore the Rover during Carnivale in Naples in 1650.
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Saturday, November 12, 2016

Miller Gallery Hosts “Climactic: Post Normal Design”

Superflux
The exhibition focuses on design and activism surrounding issues of coloniality, crises of culture and race, and climate change.
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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Scholarship Lets Students Immerse in Research

Jennings Scholar
The Jennings Family Brave Companions Fund launches lasting research and career paths for Carnegie Mellon University students.
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Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Digital Archive Shares In-Depth Stories of Black America

HistoryMakers Collage
Thanks to a longtime partnership with Carnegie Mellon University, the HistoryMakers is the largest African-American oral video archive.
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Monday, October 3, 2016

The Economics of Arts and Entertainment

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The arts and entertainment sector plays a huge role in driving Pittsburgh's economic vitality.

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Friday, September 30, 2016

School of Drama Raises the Curtain with “The Playboy of the Western World”

Playboy of the Western World Poster
The play, which uses humor to explore life’s darker mysteries, will run Oct. 6-15 in CMU’s Philip Chosky Theater.
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Friday, September 23, 2016

New Drama Season Proves Laughter Is Best Medicine

drama season
The School of Drama kicks off its 2016-2017 season with a mixture of old and new plays that reflect on gender politics and social systems through several distinct lenses.
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Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Eight Drama Alumni Nominated for Emmys

Judith Light
Judith Light is one of eight Carnegie Mellon University alumni nominated for Prime Time Emmys this year.
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Thursday, September 1, 2016

At 50, "Star Trek" Inspires CMU Teachers, Writers and Actors

Zachary Quinto
Since Sept. 8, 1966, humans have been boldly exploring the edges of space and what's possible.
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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Your TV Guide to CMU's Alumni Network

Judith Light
This fall, and throughout the year in television, Carnegie Mellon University alumni will take to the small screen in all of its iterations.
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Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Center for Iranian Music To Host Persian Traditional Music Concert

Heartstrum
Ensemble Zakhmeh-Del will perform at 8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 14, at the Kresge Theatre in CMU’s College of Fine Arts building.
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Monday, August 22, 2016

Students Win Geothermal Design Challenge

Geothermal Infographic
Teams explored the future of geothermal energy by designing an infographic to tell a compelling story.
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For more, visit the College of Fine Arts websiteQuestions? Contact Pam Wigley, CFA media/public relations director, at pwigley@andrew.cmu.edu or 412-268-1047.