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Jul 01, 2015, 12:57 ET

Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University Appoints New Head of MBA Program

The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University has appointed Kathryn (Kate) Barraclough as the new head of its top-ranked MBA program....

Feb 18, 2015, 15:17 ET

Carnegie Mellon University I-Corps Site Chooses Teams for 2015 Spring Cohort

The Carnegie Mellon University Innovation Corps (I-Corps) Site has announced its 2015 spring cohort of 16 startup companies that are...

Feb 03, 2015, 15:14 ET

Michael Trick Elected President of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies (IFORS)

Michael Trick, senior associate dean for faculty and research at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon, has been elected to serve as...

Jan 14, 2015, 14:16 ET

Tepper School Professor Chester S. Spatt Named to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's New Equity Market Structure Advisory Committee

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has named Chester S. Spatt, the Pamela R. and Kenneth B. Dunn Professor of Finance at Carnegie...

Dec 16, 2014, 15:12 ET

Carnegie Mellon Research Shows Online Teams are Influenced by Same Factors as Groups that Communicate in Person

Human interactions and office teamwork are increasingly taking place through online communication channels. And just as with face-to-face teams,...

Dec 01, 2014, 15:10 ET

IEEE And The Tepper School Examine Their Role In Robotics, Standards And Industry Applications

 The continued expansion of robotic applications in fields including health care, energy, agriculture, defense and manufacturing is creating...

Oct 16, 2014, 15:05 ET

CMU Research Shows Highly Competitive Elections Create Extremely Polarizing Politics

Close elections fuel extreme ideological differences in party nominees. And that appeals to voters, say researchers at Carnegie Mellon University's...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:21 ET

Carnegie Mellon University Research Explains Why People Endure Discomfort For Philanthropic Purposes

No one likes to inflict pain or discomfort upon themselves, like dumping a bucket of ice water over their head, unless it's for a good cause, says...

Aug 28, 2014, 09:24 ET

CMU Selects Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners To Design New Gateway Building For Tepper Quadrangle

The David A. Tepper Quadrangle, an expansion initiative at Carnegie Mellon University aimed at creating a new model of integration across the...

Aug 14, 2014, 10:01 ET

New Startup "SitWith" Brings Strangers Together For Productive Networking Lunches

The challenge of meeting new people and expanding your personal network just got a lot easier for individuals in Pittsburgh. This is great news for...

May 22, 2014, 13:37 ET

LaunchCMU To Feature Startups, New Technology and Research Innovations from Carnegie Mellon University's Entrepreneurship and Technology Community

 Venture capitalists and investment experts will converge with Carnegie Mellon University's entrepreneurship and technology community at...

Apr 28, 2014, 11:11 ET

Carnegie Mellon Leadership and Negotiation Academy For Women Opens Enrollment for 2014-2015 Cohort

Developing strong female leaders within organizations is the key objective of the Carnegie Mellon Leadership and Negotiation Academy for Women. The...

Apr 11, 2014, 14:29 ET

Tepper School Alumna and Current Faculty Member Jointly Contribute $1 Million in Support of Tepper Quadrangle and New Business School Facility

Carnegie Mellon University has received a $1 million gift from alumna Gunjan Kedia, MSIA '94, and her husband, faculty member Sridhar R. Tayur, the...

Feb 27, 2014, 08:45 ET

Acclaimed Venture Capitalist Makes Major Investment In Carnegie Mellon To Change Future of Business Education

 Carnegie Mellon University has received another boost to its vision of enhancing the scope and impact of its innovation and entrepreneurship....

Jun 24, 2013, 15:00 ET

Carnegie Mellon Research Explores Nostalgic Preferences: Why the Past Seems Better

The present often compares poorly to the past. When looking back on the movies, television shows, road trips and life more generally, we often...

Apr 05, 2013, 16:16 ET

Tepper School FlexMBA Applications Reflect Interest in Online Learning From Across North America

 The union of online delivery technologies and the world-class MBA curriculum at the Tepper School of Business is attracting interest from New...

Dec 10, 2012, 15:46 ET

Carnegie Mellon's Tepper School of Business Introduces New Online Format for its MBA Curriculum

The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University will offer its world-class MBA in a new blend of online and on-site formats beginning...

Nov 27, 2012, 16:42 ET

Hollifield Selected To Become PNC Professor of Finance at Carnegie Mellon

Burton Hollifield, a professor of financial economics at Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business, has been chosen as the first...

Aug 31, 2012, 11:07 ET

New Accelerate Leadership Center Introduces a Personalized, Behavioral-Focused Initiative in Developing MBAs' Management Skills

 The start of a new academic year brings a new approach to MBA education at Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business, pairing one...

Feb 01, 2012, 13:33 ET

New CMU Study Shows How Firms Can Successfully Crowdsource High Potential New Product Ideas From Consumers

 Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University have published a new study that refutes three key criticisms of crowdsourcing, a popular...