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 Headlines:
- Open Enrollment Begins Monday; Benefits & Fitness Fair is Nov. 5
- CMU Robot Inspires Disney Film Character
- 33 Genes Contribute to Autism Risk, Team Says
- Ecuadorian President Visits CMU-Q
- Help the Hungry; Food Drive Begins Nov. 3
- Eat at the New Tartan Express
Read these stories and more in this week's 8.5 x 11 News.
An inflatable robotic arm made of a balloon-like material at CMU was the inspiration behind "Baymax," a pivotal character in Disney's latest animated feature film "Big Hero 6," set to premiere on Nov. 7. Read more.