Join CMU President Subra Suresh for his Annual Update Thursday, March 2 in Rangos 1 and 2 of the Cohon University Center. The event will also be live streamed:

Presidential Addresses - Leadership - Carnegie Mellon University
Madeline Gannon, a Ph.D. candidate in computational design at Carnegie Mellon University's School of Architecture, is bringing museum visitors face-to-face with a curious 1200 kg industrial robot at the Design Museum London's exhibition “Fear and Love: Reactions to a Complex World.”

Robot’s Personality Comes to Life in Museum Exhibit-CMU News - Carnegie Mellon University
We're live from Act 2 of the Lunar Gala 2017 fashion show at CMU. The show includes nearly 150 original designs created and modeled by students.
Vicki Ponarski and Elton Spektor haul an 8-foot teddy bear, nicknamed Andy Bear, to the Cohon University Center for entertainment during the CIT First-year Advisory Board's Mr. CIT event tonight.
Lunar Gala's sold out show is tomorrow, and we can't wait! The fashion show will include nearly 150 original designs created and modeled by students across many disciplines and cultures who infuse technology and complex materials into wearable fashions.

Lunar Gala Has Irresistible Allure-Faculty & Staff News - Carnegie Mellon University
Join us at 5 p.m. on Thursday for live footage of a #smartcities discussion on the intersection of energy and water. The event, hosted by Carnegie Mellon University's Scott Institute for Energy Innovation and governmental and corporate partners, will feature a keynote speech from Michael E. Webber, an expert on energy technology and policy from The University of Texas at Austin.
Takeo Kanade, Carnegie Mellon University's U.A. And Helen Whitaker Professor of Robotics and Computer Science, has been named the 2017 recipient of the IEEE Founder's Medal, one of IEEE's highest honors.

Kanade Becomes First CMU Professor To Receive IEEE Founder’s Medal-CMU News - Carnegie Mellon University
"You are enough."

That's the message the 2016 winner of The Excellence in Theatre Education Award wanted her students to hear. Relive the moment (and maybe grab some tissues) Renée Elise Goldsberry surprised Marilyn McCormick with the news she would be attending the Tony Awards. Then, submit your inspiring teacher for this year's award. [ Link ] #ApplaudMyTeacher

Tonys honors Detroit teacher who inspires young performers

Drama teacher Marilyn McCormick will be honored with the Excellence in Theatre Education Award at the 2016 Tony Awards. Of more than 1,100 submissions from a...

A classic Pittsburgh/CMU love story: guy takes girl to Primanti Bros.; girl falls for guy; guy & girl's oldest daughter moves into their college dorm 20 years later. Happy Valentine's Day!
Carnegie Mellon University alumni and former staff members at the National Robotics Engineering Center (NREC) founded Argo AI, an artificial intelligence startup in which Ford Motor Company will invest $1 billion over the next five years.

A Billion Dollar Idea: CMU Veterans Head Automotive AI Startup
Happy 103rd birthday to Mary Yorke Gibson, CMU's chapter of Kappa Kappa Gamma's oldest sister!

CMU Sorority Celebrates Oldest Sister’s 103rd Birthday-CMU News - Carnegie Mellon University
Student-athletes and students from Carnegie Mellon School of Drama gathered for a pizza party before today's basketball games. Students enjoyed the chance to interact with others they normally don't cross paths with in their programs. Tag your new friends!
"We are here because of our teachers."

Some of Broadway's biggest stars talked to us about the importance of theatre education, and now we want to hear from you. Let CMU and Tony Awards know about a teacher who inspired you. Submit your teacher for the Excellence in Theatre Education Award, now through Friday, February 17. [ Link ]
What's it like to go to school with the likes of Leslie Odom Jr., Josh Gad and Rory O'Malley? CMU alumni Josh Groban sums it up nicely: “We were a class of wunderkinds."
Sridhar R. Tayur, the Ford Distinguished Research Chair and professor of operations management at the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering (NAE), one of the highest professional distinctions an engineer can receive.

Tayur Elected to Prestigious National Academy of Engineering -CMU News - Carnegie Mellon University
Spring Carnival is 10 weeks away but a new robotic buggy team, Atlas, is taking no chances. Members of the team, Chris Perry, Jeremy Meola, Spencer Early, Elyce Milligan, Ben Warwick and Brandon Jin (not in photo) were out testing their self-driving buggy today. CMU Spring Carnival #cmusocial
Anya Martin, an adjunct professor in Carnegie Mellon School of Drama, brings the story of John Henry, the super-strong railroad man who died with a hammer in his hand, to life Feb. 9-18 at The August Wilson Center in downtown Pittsburgh.

Artists Reconstruct Story of African-American Folk Hero-CMU News - Carnegie Mellon University
Babies learn about their world by pushing and poking objects, putting them in their mouths and throwing them. Carnegie Mellon University scientists are taking a similar approach to teach robots how to recognize and grasp objects around them.

Robots Learning To Pick Things Up As Babies Do-CMU News - Carnegie Mellon University
Make plans to join us as we continue our policy series with H. John Heinz III College. Professor Martin Gaynor will present "Under New Management: Obamacare to Trumpcare? Health Reform in the New Administration." Ask your questions in the comments section and watch to have them answered live.
Deadlines to register for student competitions at Energy Week 2017 are quickly approaching!

Apply for the Innovation Talks by Thursday, Feb. 9. The deadline to register for the Poster and Multimedia Competition is Tuesday, Feb. 14.

Student Competitions