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  • Campus News in Brief

    Carnegie Mellon Researchers Granted $7 Million by National Science Foundation

    The National Science Foundation has awarded Carnegie Mellon researchers more than $7 million for various robot projects. The grant money is expected to be used towards projects that build and develop robots that can optimize and assist human tasks.

    News | October 28, 2013
  • App allows students to request services

    Three Carnegie Mellon graduates recently created MeWants, recently created MeWants, an app that allows students to post requests for services they would like completed. Carnegie Mellon students, many without cars, often run into trouble when needing to obtain certain materials, furniture, groceries or supplies.

    News | October 14, 2013
  • Campus News in Brief

    CMU professor wins TMS award

    Recently Michael E. McHenry, professor of materials science and engineering at Carnegie Mellon, received the 2014 The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS) Award for research excellence in electronic, magnetic, and photonic materials research.

    News | October 7, 2013
  • Campus News in Brief

    CMU MAM program announces AMTLab

    Carnegie Mellon University’s master of arts management (MAM) program announced the launch of its new Arts Management & Technology Laboratory (AMTLab).
    AMTLab is a research center meant to provide top-level practices and technologies to art managers, technologists, and researchers in the MAM program.

    News | September 30, 2013
  • Tarr makes a mark on psychology dept.

    Michael J. Tarr will take up the role of head of the department of psychology in January 2014, according to a university press release. Tarr, currently the George A. and Helen Dunham Cowan Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience, will succeed Michael Scheier, who has occupied the position for more than a decade.

    News | September 23, 2013