School & College News
Carnegie Mellon University's NextManufacturing Center has created a consortium to bring together major companies and organizations in industry, the nonprofit sector and government.
While Cuba and the U.S. are renewing relations, Carnegie Mellon University faculty and students are working on a revival.
Carnegie Mellon’s Simon Initiative LearnLab Summer School teaches participants about the leading tools that merge education, data and technology.
Your password isn't as secure as you think. People's perceptions of password strength may not always match reality, according to a recent study by CyLab, Carnegie Mellon University's Security and Privacy Institute.
A new method for analyzing the scrambled genomes of cancer cells gives researchers the ability to simultaneously identify two different types of genetic changes associated with cancers and to identify connections between the two.
Brain activity patterns reveal four stages of thinking that can be used to improve how students learn.
A recent study by Carnegie Mellon University researchers examines the life cycle greenhouse gas emissions of plant-based plastics.
Television is a brave new world, and CMU alumni are helping to blaze the frontier.
The researchers used this process to make a woman’s high-heel shoe, a sculpture, a woman’s fashion top, a lampshade and face masks.
For the second year in a row, the U.S. team placed first at the International Mathematical Olympiad, the world championship mathematics competition for high school students.
Rising computer science senior Rachel Holladay was awarded the 2016 Collegiate Award from the National Center for Women & IT for her work with on robotic gestures.
The idea for the physician-finding app "Meddy," came from a snippet of a conversation Haris Aghadi overheard at a family gathering: "Could you recommend a good doctor?"
"Finding Dory" is the latest Pixar Animation Studios film to have Carnegie Mellon University alumni working behind the scenes.
Jack Rowley (above), Sonia Manzano and Bryan O’Connell have played significant roles in educational television.
Carnegie Mellon University shares the nation’s distress over recent shootings in Dallas, Minneapolis, and Baton Rouge.
When early terrestrial animals began moving about on mud and sand, their powerful tails may have been more important than scientists previously realized.
The privacy assistant can learn your preferences and quickly recommend the most appropriate settings.
As Carnegie Mellon in Rwanda celebrates its third year, its young alumni are making their mark as the next generation of entrepreneurs and business leaders in Africa.
For three weeks, 70 of the world's best high school math students called Carnegie Mellon University's Pittsburgh campus home.
Members of the Carnegie Mellon University community have sung "The Star-Spangled Banner" in many prominent locations.
Carnegie Corporation of New York is honoring Carnegie Mellon University Provost Farnam Jahanian as part of its "Great Immigrants — The Pride of America" campaign, which pays tribute to the role immigrants play in strengthening the U.S. and its democratic society.
T.D. Jacobsen has been appointed director and principal research scientist at Carnegie Mellon University’s Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, effective July 1.
Malaria has a magnetic foe. Andrea "Blue" Martin, a Carnegie Mellon University doctoral candidate in biomedical engineering, is working to create a device that uses magnets to filter out patients' red blood cells infected by the mosquito-borne parasite, which makes the cells magnetic.
CMU researchers are developing robots to enhance minimally invasive surgery, advance prosthetics, aid in mine rescue, improve bridge inspections, assist the blind and even traverse the moon — work that has collectively received 17 awards from the National Robotics Initiative.
A new study led by CMU President Subra Suresh and MIT Research Scientist Ming Dao provides greater understanding of spleen function and could lead to new treatments for diseases.
The development of an electronic Braille writing tutor has been a labor of love for M. Bernardine Dias and her CMU colleagues, students and staff and, for the past year, provided a research window into the role love plays in engineering.
CMU's John Miller says there are lessons to be learned by understanding how bees in a hive, and a variety of other systems, interact.
Carnegie Mellon and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy will co-host the workshop June 28 at CMU.
Nico Slate, an associate professor of history, never imagined his historical research would inspire dance performances.
CMU’s Master of Arts Management program and Pittsburgh’s Radiant Hall Studios are fostering a distinct professional development opportunity for arts managers and artists.
Under growing pressure to report accurate findings, a team of statisticians, including CMU's Robert E. Kass, wrote guidelines to help the research community.
Menu labels reduced the calories ordered by 10 percent in a first-of-its-kind experiment.