Carnegie Mellon University
May 09, 2022

The Sky's the Limit for Graduating Students

Peter Kerwin
  • University Communications & Marketing
Ryan Scarpino
  • University Communications & Marketing
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Students graduating in Carnegie Mellon University's Class of 2022 have come a long way. Here are some of their stories.

Andrea Benatar
Andrea Benatar

Senior Andrea Benatar works to make interactions meaningful. CMU has honed her skills to make that happen. Read more

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Ashley Burbano

Ashley Burbano had glowing results in her summer research of material that lights up when stimulated. Read more

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Ping-Ya Chao

For Ping-Ya Chao, a good negotiation means great communication and strategy. Read more

Kristin Donegan on the Jeopardy! set with host Mayim Bialik. Photo courtesy of Jeopardy Productions, Inc.Kristin Donegan

What is the lifelong dream that came true for Kristin Donegan? Read more

Greta Markey
Greta Markey

Greta Markey became CMU's fifth student to earn a Marshall Scholarship. Read more

Michael OBroin
Michael OBroin

Michael OBroin holds CMU's record for both the indoor and outdoor 5,000-meter run. Read more

Q Quaye
Q Quaye

Commencement marks a new chapter for Q Quaye's journey that began at Orientation. Read more

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Alice Russell

Alice Russell's research considers the importance of fractals in architecture as a way to reduce stress. Read more

Augustus "Gus" Saalfeld
Augustus "Gus" Saalfeld

Augustus "Gus" Saalfeld wants to give computers a better reputation in science fiction. Read more

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Roni Sosis

Roni Sosis wants to make a difference in the world by helping people and communities in whatever way they could. Read more

Nadia Susanto
Nadia Susanto

Women’s golf captain Nadia Susanto is chipping away at using virtual reality to help golfers study courses prior to playing them. Read more

Andrew Thompson
Andrew Thompson

Andrew Thompson has made his time at CMU better by being involved in and out of the classroom. Read more

Madison Williamson
Madison Williamson

Madison Williamson's research aims to measure the impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on K-12 special education. Read more

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Kayo Yin

Kayo Yin urges natural language processing researchers to focus on signed languages. Read more

Zhang Yu
Zhang Yu

Costume designer Zhang Yu tailored his MFA experience through CMU's top-ranked program. Read more

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