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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:

  • BrainHubSM To Address Topic of the Decade; Town Hall Meeting Set for Wednesday, Sept. 3
  • Architects Selected for New Tepper Building; MBA Class of 2014 Gift Sets Record
  • Device May Help Predict Spread of Cancer Cells
  • Discovery Could Lead to Better Brain Therapies

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

Carnegie Mellon has launched BrainHubSM, a global research initiative that will bring together CMU's strengths in computer science, neuroscience, psychology and engineering, to develop a better understanding of the brain's structure and function, and to create new tools to accelerate discovery and reduce the human and economic costs of brain disorders. Read more.

What's Happening

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Calendar Highlights

Calendar Highlights provides a glance at upcoming events at Carnegie Mellon. MORE
Thursday, August 28, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: CMU-Alert Test Tomorrow; CMU Experts Speak at Governor's JOBS1st Summit; CMU Hosts Women in the Workplace Symposium, Sept. 4-5; CUC East Courtyard Closed for Renovations; IRA Opens Survey Resource Center; Record Enrollment at Silicon Valley; ORIC Offers Responsible Research Conduct Seminars; CMWA Kicks Off New Year With Fall Reception; Fire Safety Awareness: EH&S To Stage Dorm Room Fires, Sept. 9; Paint Your Office Green; Tartans Offer Private Swimming Lessons; Athletics To Expand Outdoor Recreation Program; Staff Council Offers Tickets to Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival; Last Call: Alumni Award Nominations Due Sept. 1. MORE
Thursday, August 28, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Randall Bryant; Subra Suresh; Adam Feinberg; Gunhee Kim; Marc Onetto, John McCue and Daniel Jester; Amanda Olar, Monique Hutcherson, Naveen Gupta and Tyler Deschamps.