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Nov 30, 2017, 10:12 ET Economist Marvin Goodfriend Nominated To Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve

Macroeconomist Marvin Goodfriend, monetary policy expert and central banking historian, has been nominated by President Donald Trump to serve as a...


Feb 09, 2017, 09:46 ET Tepper School of Business Professor Sridhar Tayur Elected to Prestigious National Academy of Engineering

Sridhar R. Tayur, the Ford Distinguished Research Chair and professor of operations management at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon...


Jan 19, 2017, 14:34 ET Obituary: Yuji Ijiri, World-Renowned Accountant and Educator, Dies at 81

Former Carnegie Mellon University professor Yuji Ijiri, founder of the transitional momentum accounting practice, also known as triple-entry...


Dec 06, 2016, 09:27 ET Business School Research Analyzes Errors Consumers Make in Gift-giving

New research from Carnegie Mellon University's Tepper School of Business and Indiana University's Kelley School of Business suggests that gift givers ...


May 05, 2016, 02:32 ET The Deal with the Heels: Higher Heels Come from High Society, Researchers Say

When American women relocate to wealthier cities, they adopt the fashion preferences of those around them. But when moving to poorer cities, women...


Apr 06, 2016, 11:00 ET Gatterbauer Receives NSF Early Career Award

On Friday, the National Science Foundation formally awarded Carnegie Mellon University's Wolfgang Gatterbauer a Faculty Early Career Development...


Dec 14, 2015, 04:30 ET Carnegie Mellon Tepper School of Business Grows Commitment to Women with 'Leadership for Women' Initiative

Developing outstanding women, from executives to future leaders, requires an evolutionary process such as the newly created Carnegie Mellon...


Oct 27, 2015, 11:00 ET Tepper School Offers Unique Executive Education Approach Resulting in Advanced Analytics Certificate

In a competitive market and supply environment with more dependence on data, the Executive Education program at Carnegie Mellon University's...


Oct 21, 2015, 01:15 ET Tepper School of Business Appoints Hollifield as Head of Undergraduate Business Administration Program

The Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University has appointed Burton Hollifield, PNC Professor of Finance, as the new head of its...


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, 03:17 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 commercializing...


Feb 03, 2015, 03:14 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, 02:16 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, 03:12 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, 03:10 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 new...


Oct 16, 2014, 03:05 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...


May 22, 2014, 01:37 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 LaunchCMU, a...


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, 02:29 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. A $10...


Apr 05, 2013, 04:16 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 York...


Dec 10, 2012, 03:46 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 in...


Nov 27, 2012, 04:42 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 of the ...