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Monday, November 2, 2015

Carnegie Mellon, PSC Part of NSF’s “Big Data Brain Trust”

Big Data
Researchers will confront the challenges of big data as members of the Northeast Data Innovation Hub.
Monday, September 14, 2015

Carnegie Mellon, City of Pittsburgh Help Create New Network To Address Challenges Facing Nation’s Urban Infrastructure and Services

Garrett, Jahanian, Krishnan
CMU and the City of Pittsburgh are founding members of the MetroLab Network, a new national alliance among 20 metro areas and more than 25 neighboring universities to research, develop and deploy innovative technologies to address critical challenges facing urban areas.
Monday, June 29, 2015

Linda Babcock To Head Department of Social and Decision Sciences

Linda Babcock
Babcock focuses on negotiations and dispute resolution research with specific attention to gender differences in negotiation and how people react when women negotiate.
Monday, May 4, 2015

Roadside Innovation

Driverless vehicles, adaptive traffic signals, smart headlights and more. CMU is working to meet the transportation needs of the future.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Professor Alessandro Acquisti Awarded Fellowship from Carnegie Corporation of New York

Alessandro AcquistiAlessandro Acquisti’s fellowship will investigate the impact of the data economy on societal welfare and the distribution of wealth, focusing on how the erosion of privacy and the rise of “big data” may affect economic growth, equality and discrimination. He is one of only 32 recipients to receive the honor from more than 300 nominees. MORE
Friday, February 6, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Professor Elected To Prestigious National Academy of Engineering

CaulkinsCMU's Jonathan Caulkins has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest professional distinctions an engineer can receive. Caulkins is the H. Guyford Stever Professor of Operations Research and Public Policy at the H. John Heinz III College. MORE
Thursday, January 29, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Team Finds Individuals May Fail To Navigate Complex Tradeoffs in Privacy Decision-Making

Data PrivacyCarnegie Mellon researchers detail the privacy hurdles people face while navigating in the information age, and what should be done about privacy at a policy level, in a review published in the Jan. 30 special issue of the journal Science. MORE
Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Carnegie Mellon Experts Discuss Strategies For Closing the Gender Pay Gap on WQED Special, Oct. 2

Carnegie Mellon’s Ayana Ledford and Linda Babcock will be among featured experts on “Closing the Gap: 50 Years Seeking Equal Pay,” a one-hour talk show exploring ways to overcome barriers to equal pay through policy, improved workplace practices and the empowerment of women. MORE
Thursday, July 17, 2014

News Brief: Ramayya Krishnan Reappointed Dean of Carnegie Mellon's H. John Heinz III College

Ramayya KrishnanKrishnan began his role as dean on July 1, 2009. He has been a member of the Heinz College faculty since 1988 and is a founding faculty member of the Master of Information Systems Management Program. MORE
Wednesday, July 2, 2014

Press Release: John Flaherty Appointed Distinguished Service Professor and Director of Heinz College Washington, D.C.

John FlahertyFlaherty, who has been at the intersection of public policy, business and politics for over three decades, will provide strategic direction and lead relationship building for the Heinz College in the nation's captital. MORE
Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Press Release: Carnegie Mellon's Leadership and Negotiation Academy for Women Hosts Networking Reception and Preview, Thursday, June 26

The networking reception and preview will be held from from 4 to 6 p.m. in 322/324 Posner Hall, home of CMU's Tepper School of Business. MORE
Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Press Release: Five Earn Highest Faculty Distinction at Carnegie Mellon

Carnegie Mellon Provost and Executive Vice President Mark Kamlet and four professors, Sheldon Cohen, Jim Daniels, Irene Fonseca and Manuela Veloso, have received the title of University Professor for representing the intellectual leadership of Carnegie Mellon through their expertise and accomplishments in their respective fields of study. MORE
Monday, April 28, 2014

Press Release: Carnegie Mellon Leadership and Negotiation Academy For Women Opens Enrollment for 2014-2015 Cohort

The academy — the first program of its kind to look at critical leadership skills through a negotiation lens — is now offered through Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business Executive Education program in partnership with the H. John Heinz III College. "Our goal is to help women embrace opportunities to negotiate successful strategic initiatives and deals on behalf of their organizations and stakeholders — and for themselves," said CMU's Linda Babcock, academy co-founder and faculty director.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Media Advisory: Carnegie Mellon Conference Explores Transforming Health Care Through Innovative Disruption

The conference, to be held on Friday, Feb. 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Omni William Penn Hotel in downtown Pittsburgh, will bring together health care industry leaders, information technology experts and entrepreneurs to discuss the topic. CMU's Alan J. Russell will give one of the keynote presentations, and faculty from Heinz College and Tepper School of Business will moderate panel discussions.
Thursday, January 30, 2014

News Brief: Carnegie Mellon's Daniel S. Nagin Named a 2014 Fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science

Dan NaginNagin, the Teresa and H. John Heinz III University Professor of Public Policy and Statistics, was cited for his work in using statistical methods to analyze criminal and antisocial behavior over the course of individuals' lives. MORE

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