This Week's Headlines:
Alan Alda, whose passion for the arts, science and technology embodies CMU's distinctive interdisciplinary spirit, was the keynote speaker at Commencement, Sunday, May 17 in Gesling Stadium. Read about what he had to say.
As a kid growing up abroad, the arts were universal languages that helped CMU's Kathryn Heidemann (pictured with Mayor Bill Peduto) acclimate to new cultures. They also were the foundation for a career that enables her to help ensure the arts' survival. Read more in this month's Piper
This week's news briefs include: Tepper Quad Prep Begins; Waterproofing Underway at Wean Hall Plaza; VentureBridge Announces Inaugural Companies; ASCE Honors CMU Chapter; Girl of Steel To Lead Computing Camp; Purchase Tickets to the Opera; PSO Discounts for CMU; Kennywood Picnic is June 13; Idlewild and Hershey Park Offer Discounts for CMU.