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||Dietrich College News: September 2014
Features this month include CMU's new BrainHub initiative, social psychology and neuroscience research, alumni news, upcoming events and much more. Read Dietrich College News.
||History Course Inspires Alumnus To Reproduce Great-Grandfather's World War I Photo Album
When Dean Putney (DC'11) saw his family for Thanksgiving in 2011, his mother showed him what she thought was just a family heirloom that had been hiding in his grandmother's closet. Read more.
||Social Support: How To Thrive Through Close Relationships
In a new paper, CMU's Brooke Feeney and University of California, Santa Barbara's Nancy L. Collins detail specific interpersonal processes that explain how close relationships help individuals thrive. Read more.
||MSP Program Prepares Students For Tomorrow's Jobs
In today's economy every company is a data company. Not only are industries collecting increasing amounts of information, but businesses must analyze it to make smart data-driven decisions. Read more.
||Center for the Neural Basis of Cogntion Celebrates 20 Years
A joint project between Carnegie Mellon and the University of Pittsburgh devoted to investigating the neural mechanisms that give rise to human cognitive abilities, the CNBC ill celebrate a rich history and bright future. Learn more.
||Four Dietrich College Graduates Receive Fulbright Awards
From addressing clean water shortages in urban Mexican communities to teaching English in Brazil, Germany, Montenegro and Turkey, five recent CMU graduates – four from the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences – will be making a global impact through this year’s Fulbright U.S. Student Program. Read more.
||Mapping the Future of the Humanities and Social Sciences
Carnegie Mellon University — which has a long history of the humanities and social sciences collaborating with other fields to solve problems — and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences held the first Pittsburgh-area discussion of the "Heart of the Matter" report and its implications for improving education and creating a sustainable global society. Read more. Watch the video. View photos.