March 1: Vol. 22, No. 32-Faculty & Staff News - Carnegie Mellon University

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March 1: Vol. 22, No. 32

Thursday, March 1, 2012

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: PAT's public comment period; CMWA's March Madness Lunch; Advancement groups on the move; lat call for "Intimate Science;" upcoming AED/CPR classes; a Student Services Suite Team town hall meeting; the buggy freeroll practice schedule; new ticket offers from the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust; information sessions covering responsible conduct of research; and a Hadoop Users Group meeting on March 21. MORE
Thursday, March 1, 2012

Personal Mention

This week's personal mentions include the SCS faculty and staff award winners, Ziv Bar-Joseph, Guy Zinman, Astria Suparak, Leonardo Balada, Dawn Cappelli, Andrew Moore, Randall Trzeciak, Richard Pell, Suzie Laurich-McIntyre and Bonnie Youngs. MORE
Thursday, February 2, 2012

Astronaut Discusses the Science of Space

ColemanNASA Astronaut Catherine "Cady" Coleman recently discussed her career and the importance of engineering and science education to members of Carnegie Mellon's new student chapter of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). MORE