2012-Faculty & Staff News - Carnegie Mellon University

From important university news announcements to featured event listings, you'll find information here to help you stay informed. The Internal Communications team produces a weekly newsletter, called "The 8.5 x 11 News," which is published online and distributed every Thursday by email. To subscribe to this weekly e-newsletter, visit https://lists.andrew.cmu.edu/mailman/listinfo/cmu-news. To find information from the past year, use the navigation index on the left to explore. If you have news of campus interest — an announcement, event, new video or new research endeavor — please pass it on to Internal Communications. Contact Bruce at bg02@andrew.cmu.edu or Heidi at opdyke@andrew.cmu.edu.

2012

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
Thursday, December 13, 2012

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Make an Impact: Give to the United Way; Jim Daniels' Film Makes TV Premiere Dec. 22; Tiramisu App Wins FCC Chairman's Award; Miller Gallery Holiday Sale; Tartans Rank 13th in Directors' Cup; Soccer Stars Earn Accolades; Roberts Road and Sidewalk Closed During Construction Project; Graduate Student Service and Teaching Award Nominations Open; and Pittsburgh Parking Authority Seeks Your Feedback. MORE
Thursday, December 13, 2012

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: David Garlan, James Hoe, Radu Marculescu and Brad Myers; Raj Reddy and Garth Gibson; Jared L. Cohon; Alison Barth; Jendayi Frazer; Jim Gartner; Juergen Pfeffer; John Pena; Alex Lang; and Patrick Robinson.
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Thursday, December 6, 2012

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Engineering Creates Shiv Nadar Professorship; Additional Flu Clinics Scheduled; University Libraries Joins BioMed Center and PLoS; Paula Wagner Hosts Broadway Performances for Alumni; New Website Responds to Media Coverage of Robotics; Computing Services Surveys Students; Roberts Road and Sidewalk Closed During Construction Project; Graduate Student Service and Teaching Award Nominations Open; and Pittsburgh Parking Authority Seeks Your Feedback. MORE
Thursday, December 6, 2012

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Shirley Saldamarco; Rema Padman; Joseph Kadane; and Justine Cassell and Chien Ho.
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Thursday, November 29, 2012

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: CMU-Alert Test Friday; Tuition Benefits Requests Due Dec. 3; ORIC and OSP Move to WQED Building; Roberts Road and Sidewalk Closed During Construction Project; "Capture the Flag" Teams Finish One-Two in CSAW Finals; Dietrich College Debuts Humanities Video; Startup Adds Footprint in Silicon Valley; Solar-Powered Boating Team Awarded Grant from Constellation Energy; Graduate Student Service and Teaching Award Nominations Open; and Friedman Summer Internships for Students; and Pittsburgh Parking Authority Seeks Your Feedback. MORE
Thursday, November 29, 2012

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Michael Rusinek; Burton Hollifield; Jeannette Wing; Richard Randall; Luc Berger; Paolo Pedercini; Ignacio Grossmann; Kiron Skinner; Kathy Newman; and Onur Mutlu. MORE
Thursday, November 15, 2012

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Women's Soccer Advances in NCAAs, Bob's Diners To Host Dinners for Hurricane Sandy Victims; Football Selected for ECAC Bowl; "Hour of Power" Swim for Sarcoma Research Sunday; Memorial Service for William Cooper; Graduate Student Service and Teaching Award Nominations Open; CMU Hosts Siemens High School Math & Science Competition; Computing Services Holiday Hours; Current Enrollment Counts Added to Factbook; Meditation Sessions Planned; Friedman Summer Internships for Students; Global Entrepreneurship Week is Nov. 12-16; Pittsburgh Parking Authority Seeks Your Feedback; Shop To Support CMU's Children's School; and Dowd-ICES Fellows To Present Research. MORE
Thursday, November 15, 2012

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Leonardo Balada; Neil Donahue; Spyros Pandis; Sue-mei Wu; Alyssa Mayfield; Victorria Wytcherley; and Lisa Krieg. MORE