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Faculty & Staff News

The Internal Communications team works to build a sense of community among faculty and staff by keeping you informed of the exciting news and events happening at Carnegie Mellon. We keep you posted with "News You Can Use."

Our two primary news vehicles are the 8.5 x 11 News, a weekly electronic newsletter, and The Piper, a 12-page newspaper delivered monthly to your campus mailbox during the academic year. The Piper's top stories also are posted onlineRead the latest Piper [.pdf].  


If you have exciting news or an interesting story to share, please send your ideas to the Internal Communications team.

In This Week's 8.5 x 11 News:

  • Mary Shaw and President ObamaShaw Receives Award at White House
  • Shaping Our Own Destiny: A Town Hall Recap
  • Meet Andy, CMU's New Lunar Rover, Monday (Nov. 24)
  • CMU Crowdfunding Takes Projects to the People
  • Students Create iExpress To Help ALS Patients
  • Mark Your Calendar for CFA Events, Dec. 5

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

Professor Mary Shaw receives the National Medal of Technology and Innovation from President Barack Obama during a White House ceremony on Nov. 20.  Read more.


What's Happening

Thursday, November 20, 2014

Calendar Highlights

Calendar Highlights provides a glance at upcoming events at Carnegie Mellon. MORE
Thursday, November 20, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Gift Renames Music's Recording Studio; $80M Endowment To Support Presidential Fellowships and Scholarships; Students To Compete in McGinnis Venture Competition; Shop Small To Win Big; Lily & Strum Takes Guesswork Out of Gifting; West Side of East Campus Garage To Re-Open: Turnaound To Be Eliminated; Faculty and Staff Sale, Dec. 3; Seeking Participants for Three Minute Thesis Competition; IR&A Publishes Fall Enrollments; Win Holiday Gifts; Help Heinz Interns; Shop Today To Support the Children's School.
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Thursday, November 20, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Fatma Kilinc-Karzan and Soo-Haeng Cho; Steve Lee and John Folan; Megan Bartoshuk; and Pavithra Tantrigoda.
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