• 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,...
  • Monday, December 22, 2014
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    The Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University now features "Armin Hofmann: Farbe / Color,"presented by the CMU School of Design, through March 1, 2015. The exhibition is curated by April Greiman and organized by the LA Architecture and Design Museum Co. A reception for the show is scheduled for 6 p.m., Friday, Dec. 12. The reception and exhibition are free and open to the public. During his many years...
  • Thursday, October 2, 2014
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    Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Drama will open its 2014-2015 season at 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 2, with August Wilson’s “Seven Guitars,” directed by Assistant Professor of Acting Cameron Knight. It runs through Oct. 11.  “We are honored to bring August Wilson back home to a Pittsburgh stage as the opener of our first season of our next 100 years of theatrical innovation and...
  • Friday, September 26, 2014
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    Joep Frens, Distinguished Nierenberg Chair, will present, "To Make is to Grasp," at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1, in Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall (MMCHA14). Frens, designer/researcher and assistant professor in the "Designing Quality in Interaction" group at Eindhoven University of Technology, the Netherlands. His work explores how to design for (growing) systems and the power of 'making' as...