Abhinav Batra on Recieving the Wigmore Fund
Release Date: Apr 18, 2014
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Abhinav Batra is a second semester student in the Master of Information Systems Management (MISM) program at H. John Heinz III College and the 2013-2014 recipient of the Wigmore Fund....
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The CED’s Practitioner’s Edge Series Wraps Up
Release Date: Apr 16, 2014
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The fourth consecutive year of the Center for Economic Development’s popular Practitioner’s Edge Seminar and Workshop Series wrapped up April 5th 2014. This series gives Heinz students exposure to some of the more practice specific skills in economic and community development; skills complementary to the generalized skills conferred by our core and elective courses. The CED delivered a record six events last year, with participation reaching 52 attendees....
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Jonathan Caulkins on Big Tobacco and the Legal Marijuana Market
Release Date: Apr 15, 2014
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Heinz College faculty member and legalization expert Jonathan Caulkins worries about the dangerous effects of Big Tobacco capturing the marijuana business as more states adopt legalization....
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Alexa Belajac on Her First Year in the MSPPM Program
Release Date: Apr 11, 2014
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Alexa Belajac is a first-year student in H. John Heinz III College’s Master of Science in Public Policy and Management (MSPPM) program, a former Coro Fellow, and a recipient of scholarship support from the W. W. Cooper Scholarship. ...
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Heinz College Students Take Part in International Strategic Crisis Negotiation Exercise
Release Date: Apr 04, 2014
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Last week, students from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College took part in the International Strategic Crisis Negotiation Exercise (ISCNE), a two-day experiential learning simulation....
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Heinz College’s CISO Program Continues to Grow
Release Date: Apr 02, 2014
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As technology continues to drive business, the demands on today’s cyber leaders increase every day. In order to tackle the important task of training these leaders, Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College initiated the launch of the Chief Information Security Officer Executive (CISO-Executive) Education and Certification Program in February of 2013....
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MSPPM Alum Receives Award from SmartCEO Magazine
Release Date: Apr 01, 2014
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Kevin Fleming, a Master of Science in Public Policy Management (MSPPM ’05) Alum from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College, recently received the Outstanding Executive in Greater New York Award from SmartCEO Magazine....
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Heinz College Team Takes 3rd Place at Atlantic Council’s Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge
Release Date: Mar 27, 2014
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This past February, a team Master of Science in Information Security Policy and Management (MSISPM) students from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College placed 3rd at the Atlantic Council’s Cyber 9/12 Student Challenge in Washington, DC. ...
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Denise Rousseau Conferred as Academician by the Academy of Social Sciences
Release Date: Mar 26, 2014
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Denise M. Rousseau, Professor of Organizational Behavior and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University's H. John Heinz III College and the Tepper School of Business, has been conferred as an Academician by the Academy of Social Sciences, located in the United Kingdom....
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Heinz College’s Event and Pattern Detection Lab Launches Website
Release Date: Mar 25, 2014
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The Event and Pattern Detection Laboratory (EPD Lab), a research center with Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College, launched it’s website this week at epdlab.heinz.cmu.edu....
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Heinz College Alumna Appointed to Pennsylvania Long-Term Care Commission
Release Date: Mar 20, 2014
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Sharon Alexander Keilly, a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College’s Masters of Public Management Program (MPM ’86), has been appointed to Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett’s newly created Pennsylvania Long-Term Care Commission....
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Dan Pellegrini Looks Back on the IHT Conference
Release Date: Mar 19, 2014
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This past February marked the 3rd annual Innovation in Healthcare Technology Conference. Hosted by the Biopharma Club a joint masters’ organization of healthcare students from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College and the Tepper School of Business, the IHT conference brought healthcare experts and professionals, as well as current CMU students, alumni, and faculty together to look at the ways technology is altering the landscape of the healthcare industry....
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CIPI and Heinz College to screen award-winning film "Sweet Dreams" in Washington D.C.
Release Date: Mar 18, 2014
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The Center for International Policy & Innovation (CIPI) and Heinz College Washington DC are pleased to present a special screening of the film Sweet Dreams in commemoration of Women's History Month....
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Heinz College Enters Partnership with Education Pioneers
Release Date: Mar 04, 2014
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Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College has just entered into an exciting partnership with Education Pioneers. The partnership allows scholarship opportunities for Education Pioneers' Analyst Fellows and alumni of the Analyst Fellowship enrolling as full-time students in a Heinz College master’s program....
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Innovations at the IHT Conference
Release Date: Feb 26, 2014
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Innovation in health care technology could mean microbial vigilantes, mannequins that scream when injected with too much epinephrine or a future where 80 percent of doctors are virtual. All of these topics were discussed at Carnegie Mellon University's third annual Innovation in Health Care Technology Conference....
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Heinz College Tours Almono Redevelopment Site
Release Date: Feb 14, 2014
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The Regional Industrial Development Corporation of Southwestern Pennsylvania (RIDC) offered students a tour of Almono, a redevelopment project on the site of the City of Pittsburgh’s last major undeveloped brownfield....
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Heinz Lauble Fellows Host Discussion on Bakery Square 2.0
Release Date: Feb 11, 2014
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Pittsburgh is known for many things nowadays, perhaps most impressively its approach to redeveloping a former steel town. The Bakery Square development, now entering its second phase, is one example of how Pittsburgh continues to attract new economic activity, reinvest in neighborhoods, and encourage innovation. ...
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The 3rd Annual Innovation in Healthcare Technology Conference Looks to Transform Healthcare
Release Date: Feb 10, 2014
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This Friday marks the start of the 3rd annual Innovation in Healthcare Technology Conference. Hosted by the Biopharma Club at Carnegie Mellon University, which is a joint masters’ organization of healthcare students from H. John Heinz III College and the Tepper School of Business....
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President and CEO of TIAA-CREF Speaks at Heinz College
Release Date: Feb 07, 2014
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Last week, Roger W. Ferguson Jr., President and CEO of TIAA-CREF, gave a convocation to students from Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College entitled “The World in 2014: Changes and Opportunities in Business and Public Policy."...
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Brownfield Redevelopment in the Mon Valley
Release Date: Feb 06, 2014
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The overarching challenge presented by Brownfield Redevelopment in the Mon Valley, a system project sponsored by the Regional Industrial Development Corporation of Southwestern Pennsylvania (RIDC) was a tough one. How do you sell an obsolete industrial site in a difficult location in a way could materially benefit low income residents still living in the neighborhood years after Steel’s collapse -- during the tail end of a nationwide economic recession?...
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