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Photo: Tepper Quad Grand Opening

A photo of ribbon cutting at Tepper Quad Grand Opening

On Friday, Sept. 14, the Carnegie Mellon community celebrated the fruition of alumnus and philanthropist David Tepper's ambitious vision at the grand opening of the David A. Tepper Quadrangle, a new home for the Tepper School of Business, a new hub for campus life and a catalyst for the future of higher education.

Video: 2018 President's Welcome

To kick off orientation week for first-year students, Carnegie Mellon University President Farnam Jahanian welcomed students and parents of the Class of 2022+ to the official start of their college experience. Approximately 1,565 first-year students joined CMU this academic year.

Video: SelectUSA Panel Moderation

Carnegie Mellon University President Farnam Jahanian led an international panel discussion on the innovation ecosystem titled "Growth Beyond the Bottom Line" for the 2018 SelectUSA Investment Summit, hosted by the U.S. Department of Commerce, on June 21 in Washington, D.C. 

Photo: CMU Joins Tony Awards

A photo of Farnam and Tris Jahanian on the red carpet at the Tony Awards

CMU partners with The Broadway League and the American Theatre Wing to recognize a K-12 educator with the Excellence in Theatre Education Award. Dr. Jahanian presented the award to Melody Herzfeld. Also Producer and CMU alumna Jamie deRoy took home three Tony Awards.

Photo: 2018 Staff Picnic 

Farnam with Staff at Annual Picnic

At the end of each academic year, CMU holds a picnic lunch in appreciation of the contributions of campus staff to another successful year. Dr. Jahanian thanked many staff members in person at the event on May 24, 2018. 

Photo: 2018 Commencement

Photo of Jim Rohr, David Tepper and Farnam Jahanian

Board of Trustees Chair Jim Rohr and President Jahanian stand with 2018 commencement speaker David Tepper. Tepper received an honorary Doctor of Business Practice degree during the ceremony. 

Photo: 2018 Carnival Buggy Races

Farnam with students at Carnival

Dr. Jahanian visited with students just before the Sweepstakes finals during 2018 Carnival, a Carnegie Mellon experience for the last 104 years. This year's carnival ran concurrently with Reunion Weekend.

Photo: Presidential Announcement

A photo of Farnam and Tris Jahanian at the Presidential Announcement event.

Carnegie Mellon's 10th president Farnam Jahanian and his wife Tris greet campus members who were on hand for the presidential announcement celebration on March 8. Visit the president's page or more information on the event, including highlights and a recording of the webcast.