Adam Tunnard

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  • Disney Research leaves CMU center, collaborations continue

    Earlier this month, many were surprised to hear the news that Disney Research, a research-focused sector of Walt Disney Company, would be leaving their lab here at Carnegie Mellon University. This lab, which collaborated with Carnegie Mellon University faculty on everything from robotics to sports visualization, housed itself in the Robert Mehrabian Collaborative Innovation Center, but has now clo...

    News | February 26, 2018
  • Unprecedented five CMU professors win Sloan fellowship

    This past Thursday, Carnegie Mellon announced that five faculty members had been awarded the prestigious Sloan Research Fellowship. Sloan Foundation president Adam Falk, via a Carnegie Mellon press release, described fellows as “the brightest minds, tackling the hardest problems, and succeeding brilliantly — fellows are quite literally the future of 21st century science.”

    News | February 19, 2018
  • AB brings in Casey Neistat for Geek Week talk

    This past Friday saw the conclusion of “Geek Week,” an Activities Board-organized celebration of geek culture meant to “let your inner-nerd shine.” Kicking off the week of events was a Monday lecture in the Cohon Center by renowned YouTube creator Casey Neistat.

    News | February 12, 2018
  • Measles case is no cause for alarm if properly vaccinated

    Feb. 9 marked a very surprising day for many Carnegie Mellon students and faculty, as an email was sent by University Health Services confirming that a graduate student was found to have measles, a highly contagious viral infection that is usually preventable by vaccination.

    News | February 12, 2018
  • Marx@200 kicks off in the new semester

    There are few figures in history that evoke as much admiration, disdain, and often heated debate as Karl Marx. In celebration of his influential and controversial life and work, attendees of the Marx@200 events organized by The Humanities Center will gather to discuss his writings and the various ways they have been applied since their inception. Whether you’re a dyed-in-the-wool libertarian or ha...

    News | February 5, 2018