Oct. 31: Vol. 24, No. 17-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, Heidi at opdyke@andrew.cmu.edu or Kelly at ksolman@andrew.cmu.edu.

Oct. 31: Vol. 24, No. 17

Thursday, October 31, 2013

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Open Enrollment for Benefits Runs Nov. 4-18; CMU Participates in Transform Africa Summit; Marija Ilic Leads Smart Grid Research Team; Shop and Support CMU's Children's School; Wanted: Student Applicants for Spring Posner Center Internship; Alumni Association Board Seeks New Members; Alcohol, Drug Policies Online; Give to the United Way; Nominations Due for Dietrich College Teaching Award; AED/CPR Training Offered; Nominations Now Open for Education Awards.

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Thursday, October 31, 2013

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Dennis Schebetta; Amna AlZeyara; Paula Martin; Marilyn Taft Thomas; Amir Rahnamay-Aza; Elaine King; Kiron Skinner; Victor Hwang; and Alex John London and Jay D. Aronson.
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Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Bryant, Lehoczky Stepping Down in 2014

BryantLehoczkyLehoczky, the Thomas Lord University Professor of Statistics, will return full time to his faculty position in the Department of Statistics. Bryant, a University Professor of Computer Science, will return full time to his faculty position in the Computer Science Department after a one-year sabbatical. MORE