Norman Y. Mineta, former Secretary of Transportation, to Give Keynote Address at the Heinz College Commencement Ceremony
Release Date: May 07, 2015
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Secretary Norman Y. Mineta, an innovative leader in the fields of transportation, commerce, public policy, and technology, will be the keynote speaker at the Heinz College Commencement Ceremony at 2 p.m., Saturday, May 16 at the Petersen Events Center....
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Alumna Paints Broad Impact on Cultural Scene
Release Date: May 05, 2015
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Mayor Bill Peduto recently appointed Kathryn Heidemann, alumna and director of Heinz College’s Master of Arts Management (MAM) program, to the City of Pittsburgh’s Art Commission. As a Carnegie Mellon University student, Kathryn merged her love of the arts with her desire to learn data-driven management skills. This experience prepared Kathryn to make a major impact on the cultural scene in Pittsburgh, where she worked in various capacities for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust for eight years befo...
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Carnegie Mellon Professor Acquisti Awarded Fellowship from Carnegie Corporation of New York
Release Date: Apr 22, 2015
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Carnegie Mellon University Professor Alessandro Acquisti was named today to the inaugural class of the Andrew Carnegie Fellows by the Carnegie Corporation of New York. Acquisti is one of only 32 recipients of the fellowship and was selected from more than 300 nominees. A noted economist and privacy researcher, Acquisti’s fellowship will investigate the impact of the data economy on societal welfare and the distribution of wealth, focusing on how the erosion of privacy and how the rise of “big da...
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MAM Alumni Panel Focuses on Community Development and the Arts
Release Date: Apr 14, 2015
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The Master of Arts Management Program helped students explore that reality last month when they put together a special panel as part of their monthly speaker series featuring 4 MAM alumni who consistently strive to strengthen their communities in Pittsburgh, PA through the arts....
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Heinz College Project Shines a Spotlight on Blight at the Fels National Policy ChallengeNew
Release Date: Apr 02, 2015
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A team of students from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College were recently chosen as finalists at the Fels National Public Policy Challenge for their unique approach to tackling the issue of blight. Their project, The Wilkinsburg Vacant Home Tour, will showcase abandoned properties, leading tour participants on a journey back in time through the narratives of historic buildings in Wilkinsburg, located near Pittsburgh, PA....
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Joel Tarr Wins Distinguished Service Award
Release Date: Mar 28, 2015
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Carnegie Mellon University’s Joel Tarr, who has spent his career studying the environmental history of cities and the history and impact of their technological systems, was awarded the 2015 Distinguished Service Award by the American Society for Environmental History....
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Paterson Produces First Film
Release Date: Mar 24, 2015
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Jonny Paterson (MEIM 12) is in the middle of post production on his first film, Halfway. Executive Produced with former NFL star Nnamdi Asomugha ("Beasts of No Nation"), Frequent MEIM Guest Speaker, Tommy Oliver, and MEIM Faculty member Jonathan Baker, the film shot for 30 days in WI this past fall. MEIMLAND caught up with Jonny about the film....
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MEIM Student Designs Promotional Images for Maroon 5
Release Date: Mar 24, 2015
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Second year MEIM Julia Wu has been interning at Career Artist Management (CAM) since the fall semester. The music management company, located in Beverly Hills, has an impressive roster of about 20 artists including Maroon 5, Adam Levine, Hinder, Robin Thicke, Macy Gray, and Better Than Ezra, among others....
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CMU Student Wins Big at National Health Policy Debate Competition
Release Date: Mar 17, 2015
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Carnegie Mellon University’s Christophe Combemale, a student in Heinz College’s accelerated master’s program, was part of the winning team at the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration’s (NASPAA) inaugural student simulation competition....
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Lowell Taylor Co-Authors Article on The Impact of the Great Migration on the Mortality of African Americans
Release Date: Mar 12, 2015
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However, a new paper co-authored by Heinz College’s Lowell Taylor, shows that the Great Migration actually led to an increase in the mortality of African Americans born in the early twentieth century South. The paper makes this inference through analysis that uses proximity of birthplace to railroad lines as an instrument for migration....
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Heinz Alumnus Drives Policy with Arts and Education
Release Date: Mar 03, 2015
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The primary goal of any policy leader is to bring about effective and lasting change. However, the engine that drives that change is unique depending on the leader and the challenges they face. For Andres Webster Henestrosa, a Master of Arts Management (MAM ’97) and a Master of Public Policy Management Alumnus (MSPPM ’97), the engine of change was not hard to find....
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MEIM Students Hit the Sundance Film Festival
Release Date: Feb 24, 2015
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Festivals like Sundance are big business and students from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College’s Master of Entertainment Industry Management Program were on hand to see how it all comes together....
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General David Fridovich Shares Thoughts on Leadership with Heinz Students and Veterans
Release Date: Feb 16, 2015
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Becoming an effective leader is one of the primary goals for anyone looking to create lasting change in their lives both personally and professionally. In order to provide insight on leadership, Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College invited retired Lieutenant General and Green Beret David P. Fridovich to speak with students as part of Heinz College’s ongoing Leadership Lecture Series....
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Jonathan Caulkins Elected To Prestigious National Academy of Engineering
Release Date: Feb 06, 2015
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Jonathan Caulkins, the H. Guyford Stever Professor of Operations Research and Public Policy at the H. John Heinz III College, has been elected to the National Academy of Engineering, one of the highest professional distinctions an engineer can receive....
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Brian Kovak Wins the IZA Young Labor Economist Award
Release Date: Jan 21, 2015
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Heinz College’s Brian Kovak has been named the IZA Young Labor Economist Award, which honors the best-published article in a peer-reviewed journal written by young scholars under 40....
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