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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:

  • Scotty Dog Class of 2017Welcome Class of 2018!
  • Want To Meet New People? Do Lunch With SitWith
  • Study Sheds Light on "Brown Carbon"
  • Save the Date, August 26: CMU's Approach to Brain Research
  • News Brief: Global Learning Council Meeting on Campus

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


Last year the freshman class formed a Scotty Dog on the Cut during Playfair, the first time the class comes together as one big group. What shape will the Class of 2018 form? First-year Orientation for the Class of 2018 begins Sunday, Aug. 17.  Learn more.


What's Happening

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Calendar Highlights

Calendar Highlights provides a glance at upcoming events at Carnegie Mellon. MORE
Thursday, August 14, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Global Learning Council Meeting on Campus, Sept. 4-5; Make Your Office Certifiably Green; Join the Carnegie Mellon Credit Union; Tartans Offer Private Swimming Lessons; New Programming Language Accommodates Multiple Languages; Athletics To Expand Outdoor Recreation Program; Pick Up Your Parking Permit; Staff Council Offers Tickets to Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival; Call for Alumni Award Nominations. MORE
Thursday, August 14, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Kiron Skinner; Braden Keiner; Jay Apt and Paulina Jaramillo; Amin Ariana and Harsh Vinayak; Nina Mast, Rachel Kuhn, Paulina Reyes, Gabriella Rueda and Mackenzie Evan Smith;
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