Recent Headlines-Silicon Valley Campus - Carnegie Mellon University

Current news stories and press releases from Carnegie Mellon University's Silicon Valley campus are featured here.

We regularly report on the accomplishments and projects of our faculty, alumni, students and researchers. We also republish articles from CMU's main campus in Pittsburgh and from our industry and research partners. Articles from earlier in the year and news from previous years are available in the archives; use the left-hand navigation to view by year. 


Recent Headlines

Monday, June 13, 2016

FCC cites CMU-SV research in updates to Wireless Emergency Alerts regulations

The FCC’s proposed updates to WEA message regulations are supported by extensive research—including research performed by faculty members at Carnegie Mellon University Silicon Valley (CMU-SV). MORE
Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Transparency reports make AI decision-making accountable

Machine-learning algorithms increasingly make decisions about credit, medical diagnoses, personalized recommendations, advertising and job opportunities, among other things, but exactly how usually remains a mystery. MORE
Thursday, May 19, 2016

Four ECE professors receive College of Engineering Faculty Awards

Professors from ECE’s Pittsburgh and Silicon Valley campuses have received College of Engineering Faculty Awards, which are given to faculty in recognition of their academic and research achievements. MORE
Tuesday, May 3, 2016

CMU-SV Software Engineering students build their interviewing muscles at the Coding Gym

CMU Silicon Valley Software Engineering students build their interviewing muscles at the Coding Gym, a place where students could meet in that same spirit of collaboration on a regular basis. MORE
Friday, April 1, 2016

VentureBridge now accepting applications

CMU's College of Engineering introduces VentureBridge, an entrepreneurship experience in Silicon Valley offering student teams the chance to “pre-incubate” an idea for a tech-based company. MORE
Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Software Management alumnus Claud Wang in the driver’s seat of Uber’s expansion in China

Software Management alumnus Claud Wang in the driver’s seat of Uber’s expansion in China MORE
Thursday, March 3, 2016

Knightscope: the future of security

A police robot like you've never seen before roams Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley using real-time, on-site, 24-hour, 360° data collection cameras. MORE
Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Karishma Shah (MS SM '17) Honored with Forbes 30 Under 30 for 2016

Karishma Shah (MS ’17), a current student of the Integrated Innovation Institute's part-time MS in Software Management program, has been selected for Forbes 30 Under 30 2016 list in the Consumer Technology category. MORE
Wednesday, December 16, 2015

DMI efforts bring wireless radio technology to Nepal, aid in earthquake emergency communications

With the help of the Disaster Management Initiative (DMI), located at Carnegie Mellon University’s Silicon Valley Campus, Nepal was able to use amateur, or ham, radio technology during the April earthquake. MORE
Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Diversity in Technology

Three percent of Google's U.S. workforce is Hispanic, and other Silicon Valley companies also report single digits. See how Carnegie Mellon alum, Luza Jaramillo (CIT 2012), seeks to change that statistic. MORE

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