Ledford Named Associate Dean for Diversity, Equity and InclusionAyana Ledford has helped to build a more diverse, equitable and inclusive culture at the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences over the past three years. On July 1, she will become the college’s first full-time associate dean for diversity, equity and inclusion.
Spring 2021 Dean’s List AnnouncedCongratulations to all of the undergraduate students who have been named to the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences Dean’s List for the Spring 2021 semester.
Gershkovich and DeDeo Receive Dietrich Development ChairsTatyana Gershkovich, an assistant professor of Russian studies in the department of modern languages, and Simon DeDeo, an assistant professor in the department of social and decision sciences, have received the William S. Dietrich II Career Development Chairs.
Up for DebateGreg Volynsky, who earned a degree in behavioral economics, policy and organization at Carnegie Mellon University, will attend Harvard Law School in the fall. Growing up in the USSR, he developed a sense for the way in which law can create justice from injustice and opportunity from poverty.
Ramdas Named to Leadership AcademyAaditya Ramdas has been elected to the inaugural class of the Committee of Presidents of Statistical Societies Leadership Academy.
Renfroe Receives Critical Language ScholarshipDevon Renfroe, a recent graduate with a master’s degree in Applied Second Language Acquisition from the Department of Modern Languages in the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences, has been selected for the U.S. Department of State Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) to study Korean.
Senior Recognized With Gretchen Goldsmith Lankford AwardAlana Mittleman (DC 2021) has been selected as the recipient of the 2021 Gretchen Goldsmith Lankford Award.
Babcock Named University ProfessorLinda Babcock, the James M. Walton Professor of Economics, is one of three Carnegie Mellon University faculty members who have been elevated to the rank of University Professor.
Jacob Feldgoise Wins 2021 K&L Gates PrizeRecent graduate Jacob Feldgoise has been named the recipient of Carnegie Mellon University’s 2021 K&L Gates Prize.
Modern Languages Fall 2021 Courses to WatchTuesday, June 08, 2021
Modern Languages Fall 2021 Courses to WatchFor the Fall 2021 semester, the Department of Modern Languages is offering 11 courses taught in English and open to all Carnegie Mellon University students.
Laemmli Receives Honor from Institute for Advanced StudyMonday, June 07, 2021
Laemmli Receives Honor from Institute for Advanced StudyCMU's Whitney Laemmli will spend the 2021-22 academic year as a member of the Institute for Advanced Study’s School of Historical Studies.
Retiring Faculty, Staff Share MemoriesMonday, June 07, 2021
Retiring Faculty, Staff Share MemoriesThe five members of the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences who are retiring at the conclusion of the 2020-2021 academic year have made significant, long-lasting contributions to their fields, mentoring countless students over the course of their careers.
Five CMU Faculty Selected for Amazon Research AwardsMonday, June 07, 2021
Five CMU Faculty Selected for Amazon Research AwardsAmazon selected five Carnegie Mellon University faculty members to receive funding in its latest round of Amazon Research Awards.
Five Dietrich College Alumni Named Fulbright ScholarsWednesday, June 02, 2021