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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.
Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Alumna Makes Olympic History for Qatar, Again

Nada Arakji
Nada Arakji, a 2016 graduate of Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, has arrived in Rio to swim the 100-meter butterfly.
Thursday, June 2, 2016

Higher Heels Come from High Society, Researchers Say

High Heels
Women who move from Mobile, Ala., to New York City are likely to switch to higher heels. That's a small part of the findings of a recent study by Jeff Galak of CMU's Tepper School of Business and his co-authors.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Championship Pitch Sends CMU Team to World Finals

The Originals
The Originals, an all-male a cappella group, is practicing for the finals of the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella, a first for a CMU a cappella organization.

Friday, April 8, 2016

Gatterbauer Receives NSF Early Career Award

Wolfgang Gatterbauer
The National Science Foundation awarded CMU's Wolfgang Gatterbauer a Faculty Early Career Development award for his research proposal to develop novel methods to draw conclusions from uncertain and inconsistent data.
Monday, February 29, 2016

Interest in Lending Business Goes Beyond Polamalu Partnership

Interest in lending business goes beyond Polamalu partnership.
Monday, February 8, 2016

Tepper School of Business Faculty Member Elected to Prestigious National Academy of Engineering

Gerard Cornuejois
Gérard P. Cornuéjols has been cited for his “contributions to the theory, practice, and application of integer programming.”
Thursday, December 17, 2015

Even With 24/7 Access, Investors Tend To Put Their Heads In The Sand When Expecting Bad News

ostrich effect
Research by CMU economists finds that the “ostrich effect” takes over when markets are down.
Thursday, October 29, 2015

Carnegie Mellon To Break Ground on David A. Tepper Quadrangle

Tepper Quad Sketch
The groundbreaking will mark the official launch of the 4.5-acre site as the centerpiece of the university’s new north campus.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Tepper School of Business Appoints New Head of MBA Program

Kate Barraclough
Kate Barraclough will provide strategic direction for the Tepper School's top-ranked MBA program and represent the program to current and prospective students.
Thursday, June 11, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Receives $31 Million Gift for New Swartz Center for Entrepreneurship

Jim Swartz
The gift from alumnus James R. Swartz, founding partner of the global venture capital firm Accel Partners, will support entrepreneurship across all disciplines.
Friday, February 27, 2015

Carnegie Mellon Receives Three Gifts Totaling $17 Million for Tepper Quad, Presidential Fellowships and Scholarships

Rohr Suresh TullCMU trustee James E. Rohr, along with his wife, Sharon, as well as Legendary Entertainment, whose Founder and Chairman Thomas Tull is a trustee, have made gifts to support the Tepper Quad. Alumnus Wallace Sadauskas and the estate of his late partner, Patricia Chotiner Traylor, have provided a gift to support Presidential Fellowships and Scholarships. Pictured (-r) are James Rohr, President Suresh and Thomas Tull. MORE
Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Michael Trick Elected President of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies

Michael TrickTrick’s election continues a long-standing commitment to the field of operations research and organizations that serve as a catalyst for the exchange of knowledge. His three-year term begins in January 2016.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Professor Chester S. Spatt Named to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's New Equity Market Structure Advisory Committee

Chester SpattThe committee will focus on the structure and operations of U.S. equity markets and act as a formal channel through which advice and recommendations will be provided to the SEC on issues that include a review of the SEC's Regulation NMS (National Market System), the role of exchanges in the current market structure and the presence and effect of conflicts in the routing and execution of equity orders. MORE
Monday, December 22, 2014

Carnegie Mellon Research Shows Online Teams Are Influenced by Same Factors as Groups That Communicate in Person

Anita WoolleyBuilding on her groundbreaking research on "collective intelligence," a term she helped coin to describe a measure of the general effectiveness of a group, Anita Woolley, assistant professor of organizational behavior and theory at the Tepper School of Business, has conducted a new study that demonstrates the same key factors that influence the collective intelligence in face-to-face teams also apply to online groups. MORE

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