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May 07, 2019, 11:12 ET OpenSimon Toolkit to Make Every Classroom a Learning Laboratory

Carnegie Mellon University launched OpenSimon — a learning engineering community that will catalyze a revolution in learning and teaching for the...


Apr 30, 2019, 13:43 ET Five Carnegie Mellon Alumni Nominated for 11 Tony Awards

Five Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama alumni received a total of 11 Tony Award nominations this morning for their Broadway work behind the...


Feb 26, 2019, 11:01 ET $10 Million Gift to Advance Mechanical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon

An entrepreneurial idea to expand training for 21st-century careers has sparked a $10 million gift to support mechanical engineering at the Carnegie...


Jan 14, 2019, 09:05 ET Lorrie Faith Cranor named new director of Carnegie Mellon University's CyLab

Lorrie Faith Cranor has been named the next director of the CyLab, Carnegie Mellon University's security and privacy institute, effective January 15. ...


Sep 25, 2018, 11:13 ET WiCyS Announces Women in CyberSecurity 2019 Conference

The call for participation is now open for the sixth annual Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) Conference and workshops to be hosted in Pittsburgh by the ...


Sep 12, 2018, 17:05 ET Carnegie Mellon Community Celebrates Opening of Tepper Quad

Carnegie Mellon University will open its largest building on campus on Thursday, Sept. 13, reflecting a new model of higher education that connects...


Jun 11, 2018, 12:30 ET Carnegie Mellon Alumna Jamie deRoy Wins Three Tony Awards

Carnegie Mellon University and its School of Drama had many reasons to celebrate at the 2018 Tony Awards, including three awards alumna Jamie deRoy...


May 31, 2018, 01:45 ET The Tony Awards & Carnegie Mellon University Present The 2018 Excellence in Theatre Education Award to Melody Herzfeld of Parkland, Florida

The Tony Awards has announced that Melody Herzfeld of Parkland, Florida, has been named the fourth recipient of the Excellence in Theatre Education...


May 01, 2018, 12:05 ET Six Carnegie Mellon Alumni Nominated for 12 Tony Awards

Six Carnegie Mellon University alumni received a record-breaking 12 Tony Award nominations this morning. School of Drama alumnus and 2016 Tony Award...


Mar 08, 2018, 09:29 ET Farnam Jahanian Named President of Carnegie Mellon University

Farnam Jahanian, the nationally recognized computer scientist, successful entrepreneur, senior public servant and respected leader in higher...


Feb 27, 2018, 12:17 ET Barbara Shinn-Cunningham To Lead Carnegie Mellon's New Neuroscience Institute

Building on years of momentum in advancing brain science research, Carnegie Mellon University has appointed renowned auditory neuroscientist Barbara...


Feb 22, 2018, 10:56 ET Carnegie Mellon Launches Block Center to Examine Societal Impact of Emerging Technologies

Carnegie Mellon University will create a groundbreaking initiative dedicated to the interdisciplinary investigation of the economic, organizational...


Jan 15, 2018, 08:05 ET New center headquartered at Carnegie Mellon University will build smarter networks to connect edge devices to the cloud

Carnegie Mellon University will lead a $27.5 million Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) initiative to build more intelligence into computer...


Dec 20, 2017, 10:28 ET Carnegie Mellon Launches the First Behavioral Economics Ph.D. Program

Smartly designed and implemented behavioral interventions change the way we make decisions, alter the way organizations operate and influence how...


Dec 12, 2017, 09:26 ET Alumnus Glen de Vries Gives $10M to Endow Carnegie Mellon Deanship, Support Strategic Initiatives in the Sciences

Carnegie Mellon University alumnus Glen de Vries, co-founder and president of Medidata, has donated $10 million to endow the chair of the dean of...


Dec 06, 2017, 11:25 ET Submissions Now Being Accepted For 2018 Theatre Education Award Presented By Tony Awards And Carnegie Mellon University

The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) will once again recognize an exemplary teacher with the "Excellence in Theatre Education Award," ...


Nov 20, 2017, 15:10 ET How to Predict the Perfect Gift

It's an age-old question. Do shoppers pick out a gift they think someone might like, or do they purchase exactly what the recipient has asked for? At ...


Nov 07, 2017, 13:10 ET Carnegie Mellon University Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Merger that Formed University November 10-11

Carnegie Mellon University will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the merger of the Carnegie Institute of Technology and the Mellon Institute with a...


Oct 09, 2017, 14:46 ET Anthology Details Nearly Two Decades of Young People Creatively Expressing Struggles With Diversity

What started as an annual writing contest encouraging students to express their personal struggles with race and discrimination is now an anthology...


Sep 18, 2017, 10:10 ET RoboTutor Team Led By Carnegie Mellon's Mostow Wins $1 Million as Global Learning XPRIZE Finalist

RoboTutor LLC, a Carnegie Mellon University spinoff created by Professor Jack Mostow, was named one of five Global Learning XPRIZE finalists for its...


Jul 12, 2017, 15:51 ET Chodos Named Director of Carnegie Mellon's Miller Gallery

Elizabeth Chodos has been named the director of Carnegie Mellon University's Regina Gouger Miller Gallery. Chodos joins CMU from Ox-Bow, school of...


Jun 19, 2017, 15:30 ET Carnegie Mellon Power Sector Index Tracks Slight Increase in Carbon Emissions from 2016 and 24% decrease from 2005 peak

Today, Carnegie Mellon University, supported by Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS), announces the release of the first quarterly Power Sector...


Jun 12, 2017, 00:40 ET CMU, Tony Awards Honor Theatre Educator Rachel Harry

Rachel Harry, a teacher at Hood River Valley High School in Hood River, Oregon, was presented with the 2017 Excellence in Theatre Education Award...


Jun 08, 2017, 17:27 ET Carnegie Mellon University Congratulates Our Tony Nominees

Four Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama alumni garnered Tony Award nominations this year. Denée Benton, Christian Borle, and Josh Groban were ...


May 16, 2017, 13:24 ET Carnegie Mellon Offers New Master's Degree in Product Management

A new master's degree program at Carnegie Mellon University aims to teach computer scientists and engineers to become product managers, much...