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

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

2017 VentureBridge application is now open

The 2017 VentureBridge application is now open MORE
Tuesday, August 16, 2016

When disaster breaks the internet, the CMU-SV Wireless Innovators will fix it—with drones

Carnegie Mellon University Silicon Valley campus amateur radio club the Wireless Innovators are fitting drones with Wi-Fi routers. In an emergency, these drones could save not only your internet connection, but your life as well. MORE
Tuesday, August 16, 2016

CMU Silicon Valley students land summer internships at top Bay Area companies

In summer 2016, many master’s students from CMU-SV landed internships at top companies in the Bay Area—companies like Facebook, Twitter, Google, Visa, Apple, and Uber. Four students in particular found their internship experiences, coupled with their time at CMU-SV, to be a story worth sharing. MORE
Friday, July 8, 2016

Vivek Wadhwa joins Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley

Vivek Wadhwa, the former Triangle tech entrepreneur turned academic and author, is joining the faculty of Carnegie Mellon Carnegie Mellon Silicon Valley MORE
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

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