January 19: Vol. 22, No. 26-Faculty & Staff News - Carnegie Mellon University

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January 19: Vol. 22, No. 26

Thursday, January 19, 2012

CMU Presents IdeasLab at World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum LogoCarnegie Mellon was invited to present an IdeasLab at the prestigious World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting, Jan. 25-29 in Davos, Switzerland. MORE
Thursday, January 19, 2012

Changes at the Top in Computing Services

Joel SmithVice Provost for Computing Services and Chief Information Officer Joel Smith will be stepping down this August. In May, Associate Vice Provost for Computing Services Carrie Regenstein will be retiring. MORE
Thursday, January 19, 2012

School of Music Presents "From the Top"

Chris O'RileyThe School of Music and WQED 89.3 FM present a live taping of "From the Top," the pre-eminent NPR program that showcases young musicians, at 8 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 14 at Carnegie Music Hall in Oakland. MORE
Thursday, January 19, 2012

News Briefs

Read about Oakland Restaurant Week, CMU's 16th annual Swimming Challenge, ticket offers from the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, weekly meditation sessions, the taping of "From the Top" and graduate student award nominations. MORE
Thursday, January 19, 2012

Personal Mention

This week's notables are Mark Stehlik, Tom Cortina, Laurie Weingart, Evelyn Pierce, Susanne Slavick and Terrance Hayes, Mk Haley, David Bohan, Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida, Edward Deets, Jane McCafferty and Noah Smith. MORE