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Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Media Advisory: Carnegie Mellon Conference Explores Transforming Health Care Through Innovative Disruption

The conference, to be held on Friday, Feb. 14 from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in the Omni William Penn Hotel in downtown Pittsburgh, will bring together health care industry leaders, information technology experts and entrepreneurs to discuss the topic. CMU's Alan J. Russell will give one of the keynote presentations, and faculty from Heinz College and Tepper School of Business will moderate panel discussions.
Thursday, January 30, 2014

News Brief: Carnegie Mellon's Daniel S. Nagin Named a 2014 Fellow of the American Academy of Political and Social Science

Dan NaginNagin, the Teresa and H. John Heinz III University Professor of Public Policy and Statistics, was cited for his work in using statistical methods to analyze criminal and antisocial behavior over the course of individuals' lives. MORE
Thursday, January 9, 2014

News Brief: Heinz College Researchers Partner with City of Chicago To Predict and Prevent Violent Crime, Rodent Infestations

Chicago SealCarnegie Mellon's Event and Pattern Detection (EPD) Laboratory is partnering with the Chicago's Department of Innovation and Technology to help city leaders respond to a range of issues before they become full-fledged crises — saving money, time and lives. MORE
Thursday, December 12, 2013

Press Release: Carnegie Mellon Receives $10 Million from The Heinz Endowments For H. John Heinz III College Building Expansion, Renovations

Hamburg HallThe gift will provide funds for the construction of new facilities in Hamburg Hall, including new collaborative student project space and an auditorium.
Thursday, November 21, 2013

Press Release: Carnegie Mellon Researchers Investigate How Information Shared Via Online Social Networks Can Lead to Hiring Discrimination

Alesandro AcquistiChristina FongAlessandro Acquisti and Christina Fong say the findings suggest that, while hiring discrimination via Internet searches and social media does not seem widespread, the impact of revealing certain traits online can have a significant effect on the behavior of employers who look online for candidates' personal information. MORE
Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Press Release: Carnegie Mellon's Daniel S. Nagin Awarded 2014 Stockholm Prize in Criminology

Dan NaginNagin, the Teresa and H. John Heinz III University Professor of Public Policy and Statistics and associate dean of faculty at CMU's H. John Heinz III College, is being recognized for his work in helping to reshape the use of prison and community corrections based on evidence of what works — and what doesn't. MORE