November 10: Vol. 22, No. 19-Faculty & Staff News - Carnegie Mellon University

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November 10: Vol. 22, No. 19

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Sunday, Nov. 20, is Randy Pausch Memorial Day in Pittsburgh

Randy PauschPittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl signed the proclamation in honor of the late CMU professor's tireless efforts toward advancing pancreatic cancer research. MORE
Thursday, November 10, 2011

Board of Trustees Elects 10

Ten new members of the Carnegie Mellon Board of Trustees have been elected to three-year terms through 2014. MORE
Thursday, November 10, 2011

Global Entrepreneurship Week Starts Nov. 14

Entrepreneurship is vital to economic growth, and CMU students, faculty and alumni are right in the mix. Learn more during CMU’s third annual Global Entrepreneurship Week, part of the world’s largest celebration of the innovators and job creators who launch startups that bring ideas to life. Events for the week include a job fair and panels on topics ranging from young entrepreneurship to social innovation.

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Thursday, November 10, 2011

News Briefs

This week's news briefs features a poster recognizing veterans, a Children's School fundraiser, My Keepon's retail debut, the Robotics Institute's appearance on the Travel Channel, the Great American Smokeout, a United Way Campaign update, online training, discount ticket offers and a Dining Services survey.

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Thursday, November 10, 2011

Personal Mention

This week's notables are Ari Lightman, L. Mark Carver, Franco Sciannameo, Stephanie Murray, Patricia Collins, Dolly Karaba and Jonida Cali.
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