Heinz Student Highlights the Future of Women in Transportation
Release Date: Dec 15, 2014
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Zoe Levenson (MISM ’15) has always been interested in urban planning and the world of transportation. With the ever-increasing infusion of technology and innovation, the transportation industry is undergoing a complete transformation. The issues that come with rapid transformation like this require future leaders with a vested interest in the technology and analytical skills needed to solve them. ...
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New Strategic Partnerships Highlight Opportunities in Policy Education
Release Date: Nov 24, 2014
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Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College is proud to announce three new strategic partnerships aimed at providing new opportunities in graduate management education. The partnerships include Denison University as a Regional Education Partner and both the Chicano Latino Youth Leadership Project and the Government of Turkey’s Ministry of Development as Organization–Based Partners....
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Panoramic Vision
Release Date: Nov 10, 2014
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From death-defying athletic adventures to other once-in-a-lifetime moments, imagine video that can capture it all — literally. Thanks to Carnegie Mellon University spinout 360fly, soon everyone will be able to catch life in the round, with interactive, one-shot, 360-degree panoramic videos....
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Heinz College Alumnus Named NASA CFO
Release Date: Nov 06, 2014
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David P. Radzanowski, an alumnus from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College (HNZ ’90), was recently confirmed by the Senate as Chief Financial Officer for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)....
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Heinz College Systems Project Serves as Neutral Ground for Political Parties
Release Date: Oct 30, 2014
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Six graduate students from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College are conducting a research project analyzing shifting voting trends in the region. The project, which is jointly sponsored by the Pennsylvania Democratic Party and the Republican Party of Allegheny County, leaves behind the typical political dialogue associated with elections and instead focuses on the data that each election presents and how each party can better utilize that information in the future....
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Heinz Alumna Anne Lewis Named Distinguished Daughter of Pennsylvania
Release Date: Oct 29, 2014
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Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett and First Lady Susan Corbett recognized Anne Lewis, an alumna of Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College, as one of nine outstanding women from across the state receiving this year’s Distinguished Daughters of Pennsylvania award. ...
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Dean Ramayya Krishnan to Speak on Data Analytics at Inaugural KL Converge Conference
Release Date: Sep 19, 2014
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Ramayya Krishnan, dean of Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College, will talk big data at the inaugural KL Converge conference in Kuala Lumpur this weekend. ...
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Summer Jobs
Release Date: Sep 08, 2014
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This summer, students from Carnegie Mellon University's Master of Arts Management (MAM) program plunged into competitive internships at world-renowned institutions from coast-to-coast and beyond....
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CMU in Haiti
Release Date: Sep 03, 2014
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Since a catastrophic earthquake ripped apart Haiti in 2010, Carnegie Mellon University has provided ongoing support to the Caribbean island nation through a patchwork of outreach organizations....
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Who Gains? Jobs from the Redevelopment of the Almono Site in Hazelwood
Release Date: Aug 01, 2014
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In 2002, four southwestern Pennsylvania foundations formed a limited partnership with RIDC, a non-profit private development organization as general partner, and purchased the 178 acre LTV Steel Hazelwood site. The partnership was convinced that this remarkable riverfront plateau offered a rare opportunity to set a new standard for urban riverfront property development. The name Almono came from the three Pittsburgh rivers - the Allegheny, Monongahela, and the Ohio....
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Heinz Students Break Down Barriers to Urban Development in State Transportation Policies
Release Date: Jul 29, 2014
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In 2002, four southwestern Pennsylvania foundations formed a limited partnership with the Regional Industrial Development Corporation of Southwestern Pennsylvania (RIDC), a non-profit private development organization as general partner, and purchased the 178 acre LTV Steel Hazelwood site. The partnership was convinced that this remarkable riverfront plateau offered a rare opportunity to set a new standard for urban riverfront property development. The name Almono came from the three Pittsburgh ...
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James Jordan Appointed to Board of Directors of the Pittsburgh Venture Capital Association
Release Date: Jul 23, 2014
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James Jordan, Distinguished Service Professor in Healthcare & Biotechnology Management and Senior Director of Healthcare & Biotechnology Programs at Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of the Pittsburgh Venture Capital Association. ...
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Takeaways from China, the West, and the Alternative Energy Innovation Challenge
Release Date: Jul 21, 2014
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On June 27th, 2014, the Peterson Institute for International Economics convened a panel of economic policy leaders on the global challenge of changing climate. The panel, which included Lee Branstetter (Associate Professor of Economics and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College), M. Granger Morgan (head of the Department of Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University), and Gilbert E. Metcalf, discussed the technological progress that has been mad...
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Ramayya Krishnan Reappointed Dean of Heinz College
Release Date: Jul 18, 2014
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Ramayya Krishnan, the W. W. Cooper and Ruth F. Cooper Professor of Management Science and Information Systems, has been appointed to a second five-year term as dean of Carnegie Mellon University's H. John Heinz III College....
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Master of Arts Management Student Goes Behind the Curtain at the Tony Awards®
Release Date: Jul 14, 2014
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When Kimmy Nguyen (MAM ’14) first started as an Advancement Intern with Carnegie Mellon University’s College of Fine Arts in the fall of 2013, she probably never dreamed that her internship would lead to her hanging out with Lucy Liu at the official after-party of a major entertainment award ceremony and network television broadcast. But that’s exactly what happened on June 8, when Kimmy got a behind-the-scenes look at the 2014 Tony Awards® at Radio City Music Hall....
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Master of Arts Management Program Hosts 27 National Arts Leaders for Forum on Arts Management Education
Release Date: Jul 11, 2014
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Master of Arts Management (MAM) Program Director Kathryn Heidemann wanted to assess the degree to which her students utilize the knowledge and skills they acquire during their time at Carnegie Mellon University to make an impact on the field of arts management. So to begin her research, she went directly to some valuable sources: the leaders of influential arts organizations that are shaping the field today....
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MSPPM Alumna Elected City Auditor for Portland
Release Date: Jul 09, 2014
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Mary Hull Caballero, a Master of Public Policy Management (MSPPM ’06) alumna from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College, has been elected as City Auditor for Portland, Oregon. As City Auditor, Caballero’s office will provide a variety of services, including performance audits, independent reviews of police activities, and other administrative investigations when citizens object to a municipal action taken against them....
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Alum Sumit Chowdhury On His Career After Heinz and His New Book
Release Date: Jul 01, 2014
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Sumit Chowdhury, a Ph.D. alumni (HNZ ’98) from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College, started his career as a consultant with KPMG in 1997 and had a rapid rise to become a Partner in 5 years. He is currently a President with Reliance Jio Infocom. He joined there as the CIO of the new 4G-Broadband start-up of Reliance Industries, one of India’s largest business houses. Soon after, he moved to a business-facing role as the President of the Enterprise Business, where he currently ...
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John Flaherty Appointed as Distinguished Service Professor and Director of the Heinz College Washington DC
Release Date: Jun 26, 2014
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Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College announces the appointment of John Flaherty as Distinguished Service Professor of Public Policy and Management and Director of the Heinz College Washington DC. John will provide strategic direction and lead relationship building for the Heinz College in the DC area. He takes over for Robert C. Wilburn, in July, who retires after five years of service to the University....
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MEIM Student Excels in Creative Minds Group Competition at Cannes Film Festival
Release Date: Jun 12, 2014
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Sarah Whitelocke, a Master of Entertainment Industry Management (MEIM ’15) from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College, made an impressive showing at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival’s Creative Minds Group Competition where she won Best Editor and had her group’s short film place second overall....
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