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Faculty & Staff News

The Piper is CMU's news source for faculty & staff, where you'll find out about many exciting and interesting things happening at the university. If you have news of interest please pass it on to Internal Communications. Stay Posted!

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 Headlines:

  • Drama Raises the Curtain With "Seven Guitars"
  • LaunchCMU: Showcasing Technology Startups
  • $3.1M Grant To Help Scientists Better Understand Pressing Human Health Problems
  • Andy Awards To Be Presented Tuesday
  • CMU Alumni Going Prime Time
Read these stories and more in this week's 8.5 x 11 News.

The Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship is hosting another installment of LaunchCMU, a showcase of Carnegie Mellon technology startups and research, from 11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Friday, Oct. 3 in the Cohon University Center's Rangos Ballroom. Read more.

What's Happening

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Calendar Highlights

Calendar Highlights provides a glance at upcoming events at Carnegie Mellon. MORE
Thursday, September 25, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Football Family Day is Saturday; Meetings Scheduled Regarding Search for New Provost; Record Enrollment at CMU-Q; VIA Festival Includes Free Music Conference Oct. 3; Cindy Lackner Memorial Game is Oct. 4; Purchase Discounted Tickets to Fright Nights, Hallowboo and Terror Town; Get Discounts on HoneyBaked Hams, Nemacolin Packages and Rent at Washington Plaza; Buggy Freeroll Practices To Begin Sunday; Dietrich College Colloquium Seeks Proposals, Mentors; ORIC Offers Responsible Research Conduct Seminars.
Thursday, September 25, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Manual Blum, Anvesh Komuravelli, Soon Ho Kong, Danai Koutra and Sahil Singla; Bob Iannucci and Steven Rosenberg; Robert Strauss and Yunni Deng; Leanne Meyer and Maureen Cahill; David Shumway; James Duesing; Karen Clay; Diego Pafundo.