Brent Heard Contributing Editor

Class of 2015


  • Campus News in Brief

    New FlexMBA to be offered by Tepper School in 2013

    Beginning in the Fall 2013 semester, the Tepper School of Business will offer a new option for students to complete their MBA program, titled “FlexMBA.”

    News | January 21, 2013
  • Statistically Speaking

    On Jan. 13, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association held its 70th Golden Globe Awards, an event first started in 1944 and held annually since 1961. Presenting awards for the best performances and production work in television and film, the Golden Globes has a wide viewership and a celebrity-heavy attendance. This year’s awards show was one of the most popular in recent memory. Here are some facts ...

    News | January 21, 2013
  • President Cohon threatened

    Just as last semester drew to a close, University President Jared Cohon became the victim of a threat, which resulted in Pittsburgh Police protecting his house for 24 hours.

    News | January 21, 2013
  • As his term ends, Cohon looks ahead

    Jared Cohon, president of the university, discussed the presidential turnover and the status of Carnegie Mellon’s international campuses during one of his final town hall meetings last Tuesday.

    The event was held in Rangos 2 and had approximately 80 attendees, a large increase from past years.

    News | December 3, 2012
  • Lecture lays out election lessons

    Hoover Institute fellow and Stanford political science professor Morris Fiorina used statistics last Tuesday to explain the growing partisanship in American politics. Roughly 80 people attended the lecture, which was held in Margaret Morrison.

    Titled “The Road to (and from) the 2012 Elections,” the presentation made substantial use of graphs and charts.

    News | November 19, 2012