June 28: Vol. 22, No. 49-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 the weekly e-newsletter, visit the subscription form. 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.

June 28: Vol. 22, No. 49

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Staff Council Presents Kennywood Picnic July 7

KennywoodEmployees can purchase one ticket ($37.99 value) for $10 (valid only on July 7) and four additional tickets for $15 each. Additional tickets (limit 5) can be purchased for $20 each.  Tickets must be purchased with cash only and employees must present their own CMU ID. MORE
Thursday, June 28, 2012

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: weekend (June 30-July 1) hours at the University Store; an open house at Urban Active Fitness; free software online training; repairs to the campus tennis courts; concrete repairs along the East/West Walkway; Silver LEED status for a biological research facility; Weight Watchers at Carnegie Mellon; Andy Award nominations are due by July 10; and participants are wanted for a 3-D facial study at Pitt. MORE
Thursday, June 28, 2012

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: William "Red" Whittaker; Robert Behler; Kristina Straub; David Shumway; Jendayi Frazer; Robert Siegler and Lisa Fazio; and Peter Cohen, Catherine Davidson and Lauren Ward.