November 8: Vol. 23, No. 18-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 or Heidi at

November 8: Vol. 23, No. 18

Thursday, November 8, 2012

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Open Enrollment for Benefits Ends Monday; Food Drive Ends Friday; Global Entrepreneurship Week is Nov. 12-16; Two CMU Research Projects To Appear on NOVA scienceNOW; Pittsburgh Parking Authority Seeks Your Feedback; Abandoned Bicycles To Be Removed Nov. 8-9; Shop To Support CMU's Children's School; and Dowd-ICES Fellows To Present Research.
Thursday, November 8, 2012

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Lenore Blum, Irene Fonseca, Alan Frieze, David Kinderlehrer, Walter Noll and Dana S. Scott; Robert Page; David Dzombak; Elizabeth A. Milavec; Ralph Vituccio; and Robert Hampshire. MORE