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This week's news briefs include: Facilitators Needed for Discussions of "The Last Lecture"; High School Students Get Taste of Life at CMU-Q; Humanoid Robot "Baxter" Joins CMU Research Team; C-MITES Offers Fun Classes for Bright Kids; Discount Tickets to BikeFest and PedalPGH Available; New Online System for Research Conflict of Interest Disclosures; Hamburg Hall Parking Lot To Close Aug. 3-4; CFA South Entrance Being Restored; Hunt Institute To Feature International Artists; Alumni Award Nominations Open. MORE
This week's notables are: Subra Suresh; Joel Greenhouse; Kathryn Roeder; Scott Sandage; Suttirat Anne Larlarb; Stratos Pistikopoulos; Joel McManus, Aditya S. Khair, Jonathan Minden, Veronica Hinman, Bruce Alan Armitage and Danith H. Ly; and Lucian Caste. MORE