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Newsletter Highlights

Newsletter Highlights

Issue 12: Winter 2015

Transform Africa Summit,  Expert in mobile sensing on teaching at CMU-R and life in Kigali and so much more

Transform Africa Summit brings together senior policy and business leaders to shape Africa's digital transformation agenda. This year, CMU-R played an active role in the summit plenaries and hosted an industry leadership event on IoT. Our highlights video covers it all! For more 

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Issue 11: Summer 2015

Class of 2015 Graduate, CMU Africa Alumni Association launch and so much more

Students from the class of 2015 celebrated the culmination of two years of hard work at a ceremony held on 22 June. They were joined by their friends, family, staff and faculty from Rwanda and Pittsburgh. For more

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Issue 10: Spring 2015

ECE students present at IEEE conference, College of Engineering showcases CMU-R, Ms. Geek at CMU-R and so much more

Students Jean Pierre Murenzi and Paul Buchana present their papers at an IEEE conference focusing on Renewable Energy. CMU-R student Lynn Kirabo also presented her ‘African Kindle’. For more

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Issue 9: Winter 2014/5

CMU-R students win first place at National Infographic competition, Companies founded by CMU-R Alumni win $20,000 and so much more

Village Mobile Movie and Ze Corp for each being awarded $20,000 USD in seed funding from Rwanda Creative Hub. For more

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Issue 8: Autumn 2014

CMU in Rwanda celebrates first graduation, A future of milk can antennas and so much more

The class of 2014 graduates, Carnegie Mellon University students build an antenna that can project a wireless network over several kilometers. And it costs just 5 dollars (3,500 RWF). For more

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Issue 7: Autumn / Winter 2013

Transforming Africa into a Digital economy, Value of Mobile Monitoring for Diabetes in Developing Countries and so much more 

Seven African Heads of State and over 2000 delegates gather in Kigali, Rwanda for the Transform Africa Summit to address the goal to build critical capacity in the ICT sector through the establishment of ICT Centers of Excellence across Africa. For more

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Issue 6: Summer 2013

MSIT Students Start Internships in 4 Countries and so much more 

CMU- Rwanda students from the MSIT class of 2014 take part in internships. Students have been placed with companies in Rwanda and as far as Nairobi to Dubai. For more