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2016 In ReviewFrom visits by President Barack Obama and Stephen Colbert to a record-number of first-year women in computer science and technology, Carnegie Mellon University continued to build new foundations and forge new paths with work that matters.
Biological Sciences Major Named Schwarzman ScholarChrystal Thomas will pursue a master's degree in global affairs with a concentration in public policy at Tsinghua University in Beijing.
Einstein's Visit Created Iconic Image, Sparked Student To Become Influential ScientistThursday, December 22, 2016
Einstein's Visit Created Iconic Image, Sparked Student To Become Influential ScientistOn Dec. 28, 1934, the famous physicist explained his theory to a packed theater at the university.
"Injustice" Wins People's Choice Award at CHI PLAYWednesday, December 21, 2016
"Injustice" Wins People's Choice Award at CHI PLAYA virtual reality experience themed around racially motivated police brutality and created by CMU students won the People's Choice Awardat the CHI PLAY conference in Austin, Texas.
Student-Athletes Embrace Full CMU ExperienceThursday, December 15, 2016
Student-Athletes Embrace Full CMU ExperienceThe annual Student-Athlete Academic Achievement Celebration celebrates junior and senior athletes who have excelled balancing studies and sports.
Statement in Support of Undocumented StudentsWednesday, December 14, 2016
Statement in Support of Undocumented StudentsIn response to questions from students and a discussion taking place throughout the higher education community in the United States, Carnegie Mellon University reasserts its commitment to a diverse and inclusive community.
Stephen E. Fienberg, 1942-2016Wednesday, December 14, 2016
Stephen E. Fienberg, 1942-2016Stephen E. Fienberg, University Professor of Statistics and Social Science at Carnegie Mellon University, died Wednesday, Dec. 14, in Pittsburgh. He was 74.
Rajkumar Named Fellow of National Academy of InventorsTuesday, December 13, 2016
Rajkumar Named Fellow of National Academy of InventorsNominated by their peers, NAI Fellows have demonstrated a spirit of innovation or facilitating inventions that have impacted life, economic development and society.
Research Finds Gift Givers Too Focused on "Wow" FactorMonday, December 12, 2016
Research Finds Gift Givers Too Focused on "Wow" FactorGift givers often make critical errors in gift selection during the holiday season, according to research from Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business and Indiana University's Kelley School of Business.
Carnegie Mellon Experts Launch Flu Forecasting for 2016-17 SeasonMonday, December 12, 2016
Carnegie Mellon Experts Launch Flu Forecasting for 2016-17 SeasonDuring last flu season, three forecasting systems developed at CMU were more accurate than 11 competing systems used by other external groups.
Three Computer Science Faculty Members Named ACM FellowsThursday, December 08, 2016
Three Computer Science Faculty Members Named ACM FellowsJustine Cassell, Manuela Veloso and Todd Mowry are being honored for their contributions to human-computer interaction, computer architecture and artificial intelligence.
Li, Majetich, Raj Named IEEE FellowsThursday, December 08, 2016
Li, Majetich, Raj Named IEEE FellowsCMU faculty members Xin Li, Sara Majetich and Bhiksha Raj have received one of the most prestigious honors in the technical community.
CMU Teams To Take the Plunge for Special OlympicsWednesday, December 07, 2016
CMU Teams To Take the Plunge for Special OlympicsCarnegie Mellon University staff and students will once again participate in Pittsburgh's annual Polar Plunge fundraiser at noon, Saturday, Dec. 10, to support Special Olympics in Pennsylvania.
Artists Send Symphony to the StarsWednesday, December 07, 2016
Artists Send Symphony to the StarsCMU Professor of Art and pioneering space artist Lowry Burgess is banking on the fact that life forms in space appreciate the arts the same way humans do.
Creswell To Receive Health Psychology Early Career AwardWednesday, December 07, 2016
Creswell To Receive Health Psychology Early Career AwardJ. David Creswell is being recognized for his contributions to the fields of health psychology and behavioral medicine.
CFA Winter Festival Celebrates the Arts at CMUTuesday, December 06, 2016
CFA Winter Festival Celebrates the Arts at CMUCarnegie Mellon University's College of Fine Arts will showcase its students' work during the Winter Celebration weekend, Friday, Dec. 9, and Saturday, Dec. 10.
Data, Stat! Using Patient Histories To Improve Diagnoses, TreatmentsMonday, December 05, 2016
Data, Stat! Using Patient Histories To Improve Diagnoses, TreatmentsIn today's information-rich world, the details are in the data.
Carnegie Mellon University Awarded $14 Million from U.S. DOT for Mobility Research CenterMonday, December 05, 2016
Carnegie Mellon University Awarded $14 Million from U.S. DOT for Mobility Research CenterThe award will be used to establish a new National University Transportation Center.
Experts Debate Cyber Deterrence, Internet Governance at Carnegie ColloquiumFriday, December 02, 2016