Staff Achievements Recognized at 19th Annual Andy AwardsWinners of the 19th annual Andy Awards, the university-wide recognition program that honors staff for their out-standing performance, commitment and positive impact on the university, were announced Oct. 10 by President Subra Suresh and Provost Mark Kamlet before a standing-room-only crowd in McConomy Auditorium.
Connecting with the AudienceWednesday, October 23, 2013
Connecting with the AudienceThe public, and at times the political, dialogue on climate change is one clear example of how difficult effective science communication can be. Many topics - from immunization and other health issues to using "smart" electricity grids - require a basic grasp of the relevant science.
Fulbright Advising Position Bridges Academic, Student AffairsWednesday, October 23, 2013
Fulbright Advising Position Bridges Academic, Student AffairsWhen it comes to winning Fulbrights, CMU has been hitting them out of the park. All it took was a little recruiting and coaching. Since 1995, 42 CMU students and recent alumni have been accepted into the prestigious Fulbright U.S. Student Scholar program.
Top ScientistWednesday, October 23, 2013
Top ScientistWith concerns of slower global economic growth by prominent groups such as the International Monetary Fund (IMF), new manufacturing paradigms may be one important component to stimulating the economy.
Open Enrollment Begins Nov. 4Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Open Enrollment Begins Nov. 4Open Enrollment for benefits will take place from Monday, Nov. 4 through 5 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 18. Each year, Open Enrollment provides employees with the opportunity to review benefit plans and make new elections, if desired, for the upcoming calendar year.
CMUPD To Launch R.A.I.D.Wednesday, October 23, 2013
CMUPD To Launch R.A.I.D.The Carnegie Mellon University Police Department (CMUPD) is implementing a new, two-year alcohol education and enforcement program with the help of a $30,000 grant from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board (PLCB).
Matters of the MindWednesday, October 23, 2013
Matters of the MindAlzheimer's disease, soldiers coming home with traumatic brain injuries, autism. These are just a few of the reasons that the federal government - and Carnegie Mellon - are focused on brain research.
Women's Association Welcomes First Lady Mary SureshWednesday, October 23, 2013
Women's Association Welcomes First Lady Mary SureshCarnegie Mellon First Lady Mary Suresh recently hosted the Carnegie Mellon Women's Association (CMWA) Fall reception at the president's residence. The association gave the new first lady a housewarming gift of a vase and the event raised more than $1,600 for the CMWA Scholarship Fund.
Andy Award Winners AnnouncedThursday, October 10, 2013