2014-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 this weekly e-newsletter, visit https://lists.andrew.cmu.edu/mailman/listinfo/cmu-news. 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 or Kelly at ksaavedra@cmu.edu.

2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014

CMU Home Page Gets New Look

Home page refreshCarnegie Mellon’s home page, the university’s global "front door," will unveil a new look in early January to better visually represent the university to the growing number of online visitors using mobile devices. MORE
Thursday, December 18, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: CMU Press Publishes Gladys Schmitt Collection; ETC Joins PA Interactive Media Consortium; Change in Custodial Services Coming Soon; Seeking Volunteers for Asthma Research; Discounts at HoneyBaked Ham Company; CAS Accepting Proposals for Performance Initiative; "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" Exhibit on Display; Seeking Participants for Three Minute Thesis Competition; Credit Union Offers Holiday Loan Specials; Kennywood Holiday Lights Tickets Available.
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Thursday, December 18, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: José Moura; Andreea Deciu Ritivoi; Dario Donatelli; Kyle Tomer; Alex Imas; Jason Hong; Kathryn Roeder; Raj Rajkumar; Roberta Klatzky; Kiron Skinner; Philip LeDuc; Tuomas Sandholm and John Dickerson; Xin Li, Shawn Blanton, Pulkit Grover and Don Thomas; and Alex Stevens, Hannah Dubrow, Sarah Hupcey, David Arterberry and Will Gossett. MORE
Thursday, December 11, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Student-Athletes Earn Academic Recognition; Discounts at HoneyBaked Ham Company; Finance Departments, Cash Operations Closing Early Dec. 15; CAS Accepting Proposals for Performance Initiative; "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" Exhibit on Display; Seeking Participants for Three Minute Thesis Competition; Last Call: Support the United Way; Credit Union Offers Holiday Loan Specials; Kennywood Holiday Lights Tickets Available.
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Thursday, December 11, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Beth Kotarski; Kemal Oflazer; Dudley Reynolds; Ignacio Grossmann; Gary Aldrich; Daniel Pillis.
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Thursday, December 4, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Toys for Tots Pick-Up Dec. 9; Students Go to City Council; CAS Accepting Proposals for Performance Initiative; CoBots Reach Milestone; PSC Receives NSF Award for Supercomputer; CMU-Q Team Introduces "Alice" to Middle East; "'Twas the Night Before Christmas" Exhibit on Display; Support the Children's School at Barnes & Noble Bookfair; MBA Students Study Robot Design To Boost Tech Transfer; Alumni Honored Among Region's Smartest Business Leaders.
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Thursday, December 4, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: K. Jimmy Hsia; John O'Brien; Sue-mei Wu; Greg Shannon; Chris Hendrickson; Mariana Achugar; Kiron Skinner; Ankit Jain and Lauren Strahs; Jon Beckley and Michel Fougères. MORE
Thursday, November 20, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: Gift Renames Music's Recording Studio; $80M Endowment To Support Presidential Fellowships and Scholarships; Students To Compete in McGinnis Venture Competition; Shop Small To Win Big; Lily & Strum Takes Guesswork Out of Gifting; West Side of East Campus Garage To Re-Open: Turnaound To Be Eliminated; Faculty and Staff Sale, Dec. 3; Seeking Participants for Three Minute Thesis Competition; IR&A Publishes Fall Enrollments; Win Holiday Gifts; Help Heinz Interns; Shop Today To Support the Children's School.
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Thursday, November 20, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Fatma Kilinc-Karzan and Soo-Haeng Cho; Steve Lee and John Folan; Megan Bartoshuk; and Pavithra Tantrigoda.
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Thursday, November 13, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: New Gifts To Support Tepper Quad; Popular Science Honors SCS Projects; IR&A Publishes Fall Enrollments; Carnegie Mellon Today Wins Six Awards; Win Holiday Gifts; Help Heinz Interns; Shop To Support the Children's School; CMU Offers Weight Watchers; Help Feed the Hungry; Toys for Tots Campaign Has Begun; Discounts Offered on Holiday Cards; "Be the Answer," Give to the United Way.
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