December 20: Vol. 23, No. 23-Faculty & Staff News - Carnegie Mellon University

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December 20: Vol. 23, No. 23

Thursday, December 20, 2012

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: HCII Launches Master's Program in Learning Science; Sun Life Financial To Replace MetLife Jan. 1; Make an Impact Today: Give to the United Way; Electrical Shutdowns Scheduled for Scott Hall Construction; Network Maintenance Scheduled; Women's Mentoring Program Seeks Participants; Miller Gallery Holiday Sale; CMU-Rwanda Accepting Student Applications; Roberts Road and Sidewalk Closed During Construction Project; and Students Deliver NOOK Accessibility Application. MORE
Thursday, December 20, 2012

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Wanda Dann; Robert Tilton; Jesse Schell; Sam Thompson; Fatema Akbar; Baljit Singh and Sabih Bin Wasi; and Donald H. Jones. MORE