November 29: Vol. 23, No. 20-Faculty & Staff News - Carnegie Mellon University

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November 29: Vol. 23, No. 20

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