• Friday, March 27, 2015
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    Please join The School of Design for the 2014-2015 HOW DO YOU DESIGN THE FUTURE? series on Wednesday, April 1, at 5 p.m. in the Carnegie Museum of Art, Forbes Avenue, Oakland. The presentation is free and open to the public.   Cheryl Dahle, founder and executive director, Future of Fish, will present, "Designing for Systems Change: The Role of Embedded Allies in Battling Complex, 'Wicked'...
  • Wednesday, January 28, 2015
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    Alumna Leigh Silverman, pictured here with School of Drama Head Peter Cooke (left) and Dean of the College of Fine Arts Dan Martin, returned to her alma mater to discuss her experience at CMU during a lecture with students. Silverman is an ambassador for the Excellence in Theatre Education Award, presented by the Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University. Nominations are now being accepted for the first award, to be...
  • Monday, January 12, 2015
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    “Excellence in Theatre Education Award” To Be Bestowed at the 2015 Tonys — #NominateMyTeacher   NEW YORK & PITTSBURGH – January 12, 2015 – Today, inspirational theatre educators across the United States have a first-ever chance at the Tony spotlight. The Tony Awards and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) have announced that nominations are now open for the inaugural...
  • Friday, January 9, 2015
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    Please join The School of Design for the 2014-2015 HOW DO YOU DESIGN THE FUTURE? Series at 5 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, in Kresge Theater, College of Fine Arts.     Kristin Hughes will give a lecture titled "How Do You Design 'With' the Future?" Kristin Hughes, associate professor, School of Design, works with members of at-risk communities to address (and, with...
  • Monday, December 22, 2014
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    The recording studio in Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Music has been renamed The Vlahakis Recording Studio in honor of a generous gift from CMU alumnus Nick Vlahakis and his wife, Kimi. Their two-part gift includes a substantial annual gift to support regular studio operations, and a planned gift of $1 million. The planned gift will be used to help ensure the studio’s effective operation in perpetuity,...