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Keep abreast of what's happening with the 8.5 x 11 News, Carnegie Mellon's official weekly newsletter for faculty and staff. Read the latest issue. And find out about upcoming events on our calendar highlights page.

Rwanda Fence

Kris GopalakrishnanThis Week's 8.5 x 11 Headlines:

  • CMU-Rwanda To Graduate First Class
  • $1.8M Gift To Create Research Partnership
  • CMU Invests in 16 More Alumni Startups
  • Natural Gas the Topic of DoE Meeting Monday

Read about these stories and more in this week's 8.5 x 11 News.

Top Photo: CMU-Rwanda will graduate its first class of 22 master's degree students on July 24. Pictured above is global technology leader and Infosys co-founder Senapathy "Kris" Gopalakrishnan, who has donated $1.8 million to create a research partnership between CMU and the Centre for Brain Research at the Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore. Read more.

What's Happening

Thursday, July 17, 2014

Calendar Highlights

Calendar Highlights provides a glance at upcoming events at Carnegie Mellon. MORE
Thursday, July 17, 2014

News Briefs

This week's news briefs include: CMU-Alert Texts Test Scheduled for Monday, July 21; New Loan Rates at the Credit Union; Startup Neon Labs Partners With IGN Entertainment; New Computing Cluster Traces Lineage to Los Alamos Supercomputer; State Budget Includes Funding for PSC; Spots Available at the Cyert Center; Street Parking Rates Adjusted for July; Lower Hamerschlag Drive To Close To Erect Steel Crane for Scott Hall; Summer Camps Offered. MORE
Thursday, July 17, 2014

Personal Mention

This week's notables are: Chester Spatt; Stephen Fienberg; Cleotilde Gonzalez; Alex John London; Markus Seserno; Christopher Scaffidi, Mary Shaw and Brad Myers; Zachary Urbach, Miriam Hegglin, Yoon Hee Ha and Michael Matty. MORE