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Monday, January 30, 2017

Are Super Bowl Ads, Movie Trailers Really Worth the Cost?

Football field with dollar signs
Advertisers are paying $5 million for a 30-second spot in this Sunday's Super Bowl, and Carnegie Mellon University Professor Michael D. Smith says it is a good investment.
Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Nagin Honored for Influencing Scientific Thought

Dan Nagin
Daniel S. Nagin is the first CMU faculty member to receive the National Academy of Sciences Award for Scientific Reviewing.
Sunday, January 8, 2017

Krishnan Discusses Smart Mobility at Consumer Electronics Show

Ramayya Krishnan
Heinz Dean Ramayya Krishnan, discussed smart cities and mobility at the Consumer Technology Association's 2017 International Consumer Electronics Show.
Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Acquisti Named Director of New PWC-CMU Innovation Center

Alessandro Acquisti
Alessandro Acquisti, professor of information technology and public policy at CMU’s Heinz College, is the world's leading scholar in the economics of privacy.
Wednesday, January 4, 2017

PwC Invests $11 Million in New Innovation Center at Carnegie Mellon

Risk Innovation Center
The Risk and Regulatory Services Innovation Center will advance how businesses use technology to solve organization-wide issues and address compliance requirements.
Monday, December 5, 2016

Data, Stat! Using Patient Histories To Improve Diagnoses, Treatments

In today’s information-rich world, the details are in the data.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Making PROGRESS: Program Aims To Help Students Become Better Negotiators

Ayana Ledford
Women continue to be paid less than their male colleagues, but a new program at Carnegie Mellon University wants to help change that through the art of negotiation.
Monday, November 7, 2016

Future Internet Voting Faces Security Hurdles, CMU Students Find

American Flag
Internet voting is not common in the United States, but any online or internet-based U.S. election system in the future will require strong encryption measures.
Monday, October 17, 2016

Martin Gaynor Elected to National Academy of Medicine

Martin Gaynor
Martin Gaynor, the E.J. Barone Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University and former director of the Bureau of Economics at the Federal Trade Commission, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine.
Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Smith Drives for Smarter Traffic Signals

Stephen Smith
Stephen Smith has developed a traffic signal control system that uses machine learning algorithms to optimize when traffic lights change to red or green.
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.

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Simone Finds Entrepreneurial Edge at CMU

Adam Simone
Adam Simone came to Carnegie Mellon University in 2009 looking to sharpen his engineering skills with an entrepreneurial edge.
Thursday, July 28, 2016

Work of Art

students explore
While Cuba and the U.S. are renewing relations, Carnegie Mellon University faculty and students are working on a revival.
Sunday, July 10, 2016

TV Guides: Alumni Channel Efforts for Kids’ Sake

Jack Rowley
Jack Rowley (above), Sonia Manzano and Bryan O’Connell have played significant roles in educational television.
Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Steel City to the Desert: Alumni Embark Upon Summer Residency Program in Sedona

Sedona Landscape
CMU’s Master of Arts Management program and Pittsburgh’s Radiant Hall Studios are fostering a distinct professional development opportunity for arts managers and artists.

For more, check out the Heinz news website. Questions? Contact Ken Walters, senior media relations director, at walters1@andrew.cmu.edu or 412-268-4396.