Science Fiction During a Science-Fictional MomentPeter Freeman and Tom Werner, teaching professors in the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences, taught “Grand Challenge Freshman Seminar: Beyond Earth” during the spring 2020 semester.
Dietrich College Welcomes New Faculty, Postdoctoral FellowsCarnegie Mellon University’s Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences welcomes 17 talented faculty in the fall 2020 semester.
Pro Sports Return to the Sound of SilenceCMU auditory neuroscientists Laurie Heller, Lori Holt and Barbara Shinn-Cunningham discuss how sound influences the gameday experience.
SURF Student Decodes Death DataUndergraduate researcher delves into causes of death inside Pennsylvania prisons
Celebrating Klahr’s 50 Years of Accomplishments at CMUDavid Klahr, the Walter van Dyke Bingham Professor of Cognitive Development and Education Science in the Psychology Department, has retired after more than 50 years at Carnegie Mellon University.
The Class of 2020 Shares Future Plans, Past ExperiencesGraduates of Carnegie Mellon University’s Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences leave the university with more than just a diploma — they carry with them new possibilities and opportunities as they embark on their separate paths.
Empowering Teen Girls“Seventeen Days” is a ground-breaking, award-winning and interactive film that empowers teenage girls (14-19 years old) to take charge of their sexual decision making.
Research Informs Possible Susceptibility to COVID-19Previous research points to the effect of social stressors on developing upper respiratory infections, holding clues to COVID-19 risk.
Remembering through MakingNoelle (DC 1982) and David Conover (E 1979, 1980) honor their son Matt, who passed away at age 12 after a battle with non-Hodgkin lymphoma, through Matt’s Maker Space, locations across western Pennsylvania where kids can explore science, technology, engineering, arts and math (STEAM) concepts through hands-on experimentation.
Project Courses Provide Key Skills, Faculty EngagementWednesday, July 08, 2020
Project Courses Provide Key Skills, Faculty EngagementIn a bold experiment, more than 30 Experiential Learning Project courses are serving nearly 450 graduate and undergraduate Carnegie Mellon University students this summer.
Recent Graduate Awarded Yenching Academy ScholarshipWednesday, July 01, 2020