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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:

  • Mapping H&SSDiscussing the "Heart of the Matter"
  • Google VP Returns To Lead Computer Science
  • Awards To Be Presented for Excellence in Teaching, Mentoring and Outreach
  • Dietrich Names New Department Heads
  • Unplug It! Dashboard Can Help Save Energy in the Office

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

CMU and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences will host a discussion of the "Heart of the Matter," a report released by the academy on the state of the humanities and social sciences and their role in the U.S. "Mapping the Future of the Humanities and Social Sciences" will be held from 4 - 5:45 p.m., Monday, April 21 in Rangos Hall.  Read more.

What's Happening

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Calendar Highlights

Calendar Highlights provides a glance at upcoming events at Carnegie Mellon. MORE
Thursday, April 17, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Parking Open Enrollment Begins April 21; Save the Date: Staff Picnic, May 21; Walking Wednesday Presents Pack the Track, April 23; Staff Council Offers Tickets to Hershey Park; Student Forum Seeks Future Leaders; Student Employees Honored; Startup Puts Power in Your Step; PSC Develops "HOV Lane" for Traffic on Internet2; DHTI Launches Request for Proposals; Register Your Child for Daughters and Sons to Work Day; Take Information Security 101; Vanguard Presents Retirement Education Workshops; Dietrich College Seeks Student Volunteers To Organize Colloquium; Nominations Now Open for Student Organization Awards; Meditation Sessions Thursdays.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Gunjan Kedia and Sirdhar Tayur; Luis von Ahn; and Margaret Richards and Peter Friedman.