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Six Carnegie Mellon Alumni Nominated for 11 Tony Awards

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/six-carnegie-mellon-alumni-nominated-for-11-tony-awards

Five undergrads named Goldwater Scholars

https://news.stanford.edu/report/2024/04/30/five-stanford-undergraduates-named-2024-goldwater-scholars/

Anti-Money Laundering: Opportunities for Improvement | Wharton Webinar

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6dbdlSQEzV8

Offering clean energy around the clock

https://news.mit.edu/2024/247solar-offers-clean-energy-around-the-clock-0430

Fashion forward

https://stanfordmag.org/contents/fashion-forward

Sculptor to explore ‘layers of place’

https://sustainability.stanford.edu/news/ocean-science-meets-art-new-visiting-artist-program

Are allergies earlier this year?

https://scopeblog.stanford.edu/2024/04/25/allergy-season-questions-answered/

Now corporate boards have responsibility for cybersecurity, too

https://news.mit.edu/2024/now-corporate-boards-have-responsibility-cybersecurity-too-0429

Lenore Blum Elected to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/lenore-blum-elected-to-the-american-academy-of-arts-sciences

An AI dataset carves new paths to tornado detection

https://news.mit.edu/2024/tornet-ai-dataset-carves-new-paths-tornado-detection-0429

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in Two-Year Computing Programs

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PqPoR88qhns

MIT faculty, instructors, students experiment with generative AI in teaching and learning

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/mit-faculty-instructors-students-experiment-generative-ai-teaching-learning-0429

Julie Shah named head of the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/julie-shah-named-head-department-aeronautics-astronautics-0429

CMU Researchers, Robots Head To Nation’s Capital for Robotics Showcase

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/cmu-researchers-robots-head-to-nations-capital-for-robotics-showcase

Remembering Chasity Nunez, a shining star at MIT Health

https://news.mit.edu/2024/remembering-chasity-nunez-shining-star-mit-health-0429

Two distinguished volunteers receive 2023-24 Gold Spike Awards

https://news.stanford.edu/report/2024/04/29/two-distinguished-volunteers-receive-2023-24-gold-spike-awards-service-stanford/

Seeing Our Frontline Workers – Wharton People Analytics Conference 2024

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bbQqgpiybB8

Smarter Work for a Better World? with Juliet Schor – Wharton People Analytics Conference 2024

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xrtBG-TpBHY

Exploring the history of data-driven arguments in public life

https://news.mit.edu/2024/william-deringer-explores-history-data-driven-arguments-0428

Leveraging the Intergenerational Workforce – Wharton People Analytics Conference 2024

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIJYSF5zE9Y

A push for AI literacy

https://ed.stanford.edu/news/educating-tomorrow-stanford-teams-tech-interactive-and-bay-area-school-leaders-inaugural

Why it’s so hard to wrap your head around climate change

https://neuroscience.stanford.edu/news/why-our-brains-are-bad-climate-change

Three from MIT awarded 2024 Guggenheim Fellowships

https://news.mit.edu/2024/guggenheim-fellowships-0426

A musical life: Carlos Prieto ’59 in conversation and concert

https://news.mit.edu/2024/musical-life-carlos-prieto-conversation-and-concert-0426

Wharton Global EMBA Program

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0JdoPbeUNYM

Faculty Senate adjusts calendar of certain academic years

https://news.stanford.edu/report/2024/04/25/faculty-senate-adjusts-calendar-certain-academic-years/

The Future of Work: Is it Here Yet? – Wharton People Analytics Conference 2024

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v8cBGs39rq8

Rathbun Lecture featuring David Henry Hwang, '79

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g2fjpnG2yUA

Safer sun protection

https://woods.stanford.edu/news/safer-sunscreen-stanford-researchers-explore-novel-approach-sustainable-sun-protection

The future of finance is digital

https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/insights/cashless-digital-currency-future-finance

A ‘critical step forward’ for protecting marine ecosystems

https://sustainability-accelerator.stanford.edu/news/tiny-sensors-detect-dna-seawater

Pizza with the president

https://stanfordmag.org/contents/pizza-with-saller

Two from MIT awarded 2024 Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

https://news.mit.edu/2024/paul-daisy-soros-fellowships-new-americans-0425

MIT Emerging Talent opens pathways for underserved global learners

https://news.mit.edu/2024/mit-emerging-talent-opens-pathways-underserved-global-learners-0425

The MIT Edgerton Center’s third annual showcase dazzles onlookers

https://news.mit.edu/2024/mit-edgerton-center-showcase-0425

HotTopic Panel on Autonomous Weapons, April 25, 2024

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pALcMn5Q1mA

ByteCast Ep28: Michelle Zhou

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tOcMvW7S2NQ

CMU Convenes Experts in Evaluating Generative AI

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/cmu-convenes-experts-in-evaluating-generative-ai

Wharton Executive Education Brings Managers a Roadmap for Effective AI Oversight with new Strategies for Accountable AI Program

https://news.wharton.upenn.edu/press-releases/2024/04/wharton-executive-education-brings-managers-a-roadmap-for-effective-ai-oversight-with-new-strategies-for-accountable-ai-program/

AI for Science: What's Next in Research

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZOhVYoIsi6s

Seven from MIT elected to American Academy of Arts and Sciences for 2024

https://news.mit.edu/2024/seven-mit-elected-american-academy-arts-and-sciences-0425

3 Questions: A shared vocabulary for how infectious diseases spread

https://news.mit.edu/2024/3-questions-how-infectious-diseases-spread-0425

Two MIT teams selected for NSF sustainable materials grants

https://news.mit.edu/2024/two-mit-teams-selected-nsf-sustainable-materials-grants-0425

How to lose yourself

https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/insights/lose-yourself-secret-finding-flow-being-fully-present

Study demonstrates efficacy of MIT-led Brave Behind Bars program

https://news.mit.edu/2024/study-demonstrates-efficacy-mit-led-brave-behind-bars-program-0424

Bringing an investigator’s eye to complex social challenges

https://news.mit.edu/2024/bringing-investigators-eye-complex-social-challenges-anna-russo-0424

MIT announces 2024 Bose Grants

https://news.mit.edu/2024/mit-announces-bose-grants-0424

Circadian rhythms can influence drugs’ effectiveness

https://news.mit.edu/2024/circadian-rhythms-can-influence-drugs-effectiveness-0424

Ian Waitz named vice president for research

https://news.mit.edu/2024/ian-waitz-named-vice-president-research-0424

A closed-loop drug-delivery system could improve chemotherapy

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/closed-loop-drug-delivery-system-could-improve-chemotherapy-0424

MIT scientists tune the entanglement structure in an array of qubits

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/mit-scientists-tune-entanglement-structure-with-qubits-array-0424

Through Commitment to Sustainability, Carnegie Mellon Community Envisions Future for All

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/through-commitment-to-sustainability-carnegie-mellon-community-envisions-future-for-all

making@stanford

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N3LIzuRaYzg

From Playground to Broadway

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/from-playground-to-broadway

Leading Engagement with the NHL's Kimberly Davis – Wharton People Analytics Conference 2024

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yotYYIhX2oE

Geologists discover rocks with the oldest evidence yet of Earth’s magnetic field

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/geologists-discover-rocks-oldest-evidence-earths-magnetic-field-0424

Stellar Axis evokes an artist’s journey to Antarctica

https://news.stanford.edu/report/2024/04/23/stellar-axis-lita-albuquerque-stanford/

The shortest way home

https://stanfordmag.org/contents/the-shortest-way-home

Mapping the brain pathways of visual memorability

https://news.mit.edu/2024/mapping-brain-pathways-visual-memorability-0423

Professor Emeritus Bernhardt Wuensch, crystallographer and esteemed educator, dies at 90

https://news.mit.edu/2024/professor-emeritus-bernhardt-wuensch-dies-0423

How light can vaporize water without the need for heat

https://news.mit.edu/2024/how-light-can-vaporize-water-without-heat-0423

Analytics Accelerator Student Profile – Nathan Hsu

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M3s_LaKzegw

Where Do People Work Best? – Wharton People Analytics Conference 2024

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZuuYH6eA958

This tiny chip can safeguard user data while enabling efficient computing on a smartphone

https://news.mit.edu/2024/tiny-chip-safeguards-user-data-while-enabling-efficient-computing-0423

“No one can work in civil engineering alone”

https://news.mit.edu/2024/mikayla-britsch-collaborative-civil-engineering-0423

AI Can’t Fly Solo: The Imperative of AI/Human Teaming with Missy Cummings – Wharton People Analytics

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nS-3IRf__pE

How AI improves physician and nurse collaboration

https://med.stanford.edu/news/all-news/2024/04/ai-patient-care.html

One step greener

https://globalhealth.stanford.edu/planetary-health/a-greener-future-begins-with-small-steps.html/

Researchers detect a new molecule in space

https://news.mit.edu/2024/researchers-discover-new-molecule-in-space-0422

Erin Bahm, Steven Parks named 2024–25 UPS Fellows

https://news.mit.edu/2024/bahm-parks-named-ups-fellows-0422

Twenty-three MIT faculty honored as "Committed to Caring" for 2023-25

https://news.mit.edu/2024/23-mit-faculty-honored-committed-caring-2023-25-0422

Spring semester in Wharton's EMBA program

 https://www.youtube.com/shorts/Z7QQQJ-Fl7o

Climate work in pictures

https://sustainability.stanford.edu/news/images-capture-science-action-and-natures-beauty

President’s Lecture Series Promotes Civil Discourse in Higher Education

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/presidents-lecture-series-promotes-civil-discourse-in-higher-education

Seacology Wins $250,000 Lipman Family Prize

https://news.wharton.upenn.edu/press-releases/2024/04/seacology-wins-250000-lipman-family-prize/

Methane mitigation

 https://www.youtube.com/shorts/ruHFhD-V51A

Planning for healthy corals and communities

https://news.stanford.edu/2024/04/22/planning-healthy-corals-communities/

Men’s gymnastics wins national championship

https://gostanford.com/news/2024/4/20/mens-gymnastics-the-dynasty-continues.aspx

The Uneven Impact of Generative AI on Entrepreneurial Performance –Wharton People Analytics

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D3dOKTUDEQU

Featured video: Moooving the needle on methane

https://news.mit.edu/2024/featured-video-moving-the-needle-on-methane-0421

Slalom's CJ Gonzales on Measuring Culture & Experience to Advance Business –Wharton People Analytics

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uMBRC4yd99M

Planet versus plastics

https://woods.stanford.edu/planet-versus-plastic-earth-day-2024

Anna Roberts is an NCAA champion

https://gostanford.com/news/2024/4/18/womens-gymnastics-stanfords-season-ends-in-fort-worth.aspx

Preparing MIT’s campus for cardiac emergencies

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/preparing-mits-campus-cardiac-emergencies-0419

The many-body dynamics of cold atoms and cross-country running

https://news.mit.edu/2024/olivia-rosenstein-many-body-dynamics-cold-atoms-cross-country-0419

Moooving the needle on methane

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWJ66XQNQmE

Embracing Neurodiversity in the Workplace – Wharton People Analytics Conference 2024

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rc2saMBHvuY

Heather Paxson named associate dean for faculty of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/heather-paxson-named-associate-dean-faculty-school-humanities-arts-social-sciences-0419

To build a better AI helper, start by modeling the irrational behavior of humans

https://news.mit.edu/2024/building-better-ai-helper-starts-with-modeling-irrational-behavior-0419

Researching extreme environments

https://news.mit.edu/2024/emma-bullock-researches-extreme-environments-0419

Angela Duckworth and Mary Murphy on Resilient Teams – Wharton People Ana...

https://youtu.be/0V0FE0dSYLs?si=r8QQTJD3sQMvgQtJ

Don’t sugarcoat it

https://www.gsb.stanford.edu/insights/speak-your-truth-why-authenticity-leads-better-communication

The linguist who laid the foundation for generative AI

https://engineering.stanford.edu/magazine/laying-foundation-todays-generative-ai

Allies must do more, Nobel Peace Prize winner says

https://cddrl.fsi.stanford.edu/news/ukraine-needs-western-assistance-global-implications-if-conflict-lost

POV: Walking through rain on Wharton School's campus

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p7zWAmWApYo

A Spring Carnival Arcade

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/a-spring-carnival-arcade

Using deep learning to image the Earth’s planetary boundary layer

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/using-deep-learning-image-earths-planetary-boundary-layer-0418

New flight procedures to reduce noise from aircraft departing and arriving at Boston Logan Airport

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/new-flight-procedures-reduce-noise-aircraft-boston-logan-airport-0418

Advancing technology for aquaculture

https://news.mit.edu/2024/advancing-technology-aquaculture-0418

Adding ACM..

CMU Celebrates Educational Leaders Across Campus

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/cmu-celebrates-educational-leaders-across-campus

Communications of the ACM Relaunched as Web-First Publication

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-6E9S1o8Jc

People of ACM: Lauren Wilcox (4/18/2024)

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wt5-CcrKijc

New major crosses disciplines to address climate change

https://news.mit.edu/2024/new-major-crosses-disciplines-address-climate-change-0418

Legal phantoms

https://law.stanford.edu/stanford-lawyer/articles/legal-phantoms-the-specter-of-failed-immigration-reform/

T. Tony Cai, Professor of Data Science and Statistics, Named 2023 AAAS Fellow

 https://news.wharton.upenn.edu/uncategorized/2024/04/t-tony-cai-professor-of-data-science-and-statistics-named-2023-aaas-fellow/

Five CMU Faculty Elected 2023 AAAS Fellows

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/five-cmu-faculty-elected-2023-aaas-fellows

Four MIT faculty named 2023 AAAS Fellows

https://news.mit.edu/2024/four-mit-faculty-named-2023-aaas-fellows-0418

NIRBY Wins $50,000 Perlman Grand Prize in Startup Challenge presented by Venture Lab at the University of Pennsylvania

https://news.wharton.upenn.edu/press-releases/2024/04/nirby-wins-50000-perlman-grand-prize-in-startup-challenge-presented-by-venture-lab-at-the-university-of-pennsylvania/

For more open and equitable public discussions on social media, try “meronymity”

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/litweeture-uses-meronymity-social-media-open-discussions-0418

How to achieve speed and scale in the clean energy transition

https://news.stanford.edu/report/2024/04/17/achieve-speed-scale-clean-energy-transition/

Study identifies a new target for epilepsy treatment

https://med.stanford.edu/news/all-news/2024/04/epilepsy-treatment.html

Erin Kara named Edgerton Award winner

https://news.mit.edu/2024/erin-kara-named-edgerton-award-winner-0417

A Decade of Learning in the Heart of the Nation

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/April/washington-semester-program-tenth-yr

CMU Faculty and Alumna Named 2024 Guggenheim Fellows

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/cmu-faculty-and-alumna-named-2024-guggenheim-fellows

Welcome to Wharton, Amanda Agyapong (WG'26)!

 https://www.youtube.com/shorts/HgRaQK5mh_c

Q&A: Claire Walsh on how J-PAL’s King Climate Action Initiative tackles the twin climate and poverty crises

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/claire-walsh-how-j-pal-king-climate-action-initiative-tackles-climate-poverty-0417

Knight Science Journalism Program launches HBCU Science Journalism Fellowship

https://news.mit.edu/2024/knight-science-journalism-program-launches-hbcu-science-journalism-fellowship-0417

Plant sensors could act as an early warning system for farmers

https://news.mit.edu/2024/plant-sensors-could-be-early-warning-system-farmers-0417

A home where world-changing innovations take flight

https://news.mit.edu/2024/engine-accelerator-offers-space-for-world-changing-innovations-0417

Responsible leadership in a polarized world

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ziPOrTTxYyw

Kate Paye named women’s basketball head coach

https://admin.gostanford.com/signingday/women-s-basketball/wbball/28/

The Hidden Potential of Frontline Workers – Wharton People Analytics Conference 2024

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0LDcpaXYROk

3 Questions: Enhancing last-mile logistics with machine learning

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/matthias-winkenbach-enhancing-last-mile-logistics-machine-learning-0416

Lunar Gala 2024 — LIMINAL

https://www.cmu.edu/news/stories/archives/2024/april/lunar-gala-2024-liminal

High schoolers visit campus, glimpse future possibilities

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ajysumkZ-GI

Cameron Brink is second in WNBA Draft pick

https://gostanford.com/news/2024/4/15/womens-basketball-brink-goes-no-2-overall-to-la.aspx

A blueprint for making quantum computers easier to program

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/mit-researchers-propose-blueprint-how-make-quantum-computers-easier-program-0416

“Nanostitches” enable lighter and tougher composite materials

 https://news.mit.edu/2024/nanostitches-enable-lighter-and-tougher-composite-materials-0416

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