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Faculty & Staff News

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Keep abreast of what's happening with the 8.5 x 11 News, Carnegie Mellon's official weekly newsletter for faculty and staff. Read the latest issue. And find out about upcoming events on our calendar highlights page.

This Week's 8.5 x 11 Headlines:

  • Scott Sandage and Jesse Tyler FergusonCMU, Warwick Create Research Partnership
  • Krishnan Reappointed Heinz College Dean
  • Sandage Helps Ferguson Trace Family Tree
  • Researchers Sort Out Inheritability of Autism
  • CMU To Evaluate English Proficiency Test App

Read about these stories and more in this week's 8.5 x 11 News.

CMU historian Scott Sandage helps "Modern Family" star Jesse Tyler Ferguson search his family history in TLC's second-season premiere of "Who Do You Think You Are?" at 9 p.m. EDT, Wednesday, July 30. Photo above courtesy of TLC. Learn more.

What's Happening

Thursday, July 31, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: "Shipbreakers" Wins Best Feature Documentary; GSA Hosts NAGPS Leadership Summit; Computer Poker, Robot Soccer Teams Shine in Major Competitions; EH&S To Conduct Doherty Hall Evacuation Aug. 13; Call for Alumni Award Nominations; Olive Project Team the Runner-Up in NAS Competition; CMU Spinoff a Finalist in Three Funding Competitions; Get Your SMART ID Card Today; Tennis Anyone?; New Loan Rates at the Credit Union; Spots Available at the Cyert Center.
Thursday, July 31, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Jay Apt; Shirley Ho; Robert Davis; Joan Stein; David Klahr; Cornell LeSane; Katie Cecil.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Calendar Highlights

Calendar Highlights provides a glance at upcoming events at Carnegie Mellon. MORE