New research, which appears in the journal Proceedings of the Royal Society B, sheds light on how the damage in the brain caused by a stroke can lead to permanent vision impairment for approximately 265,000 Americans each year. The findings could provide researchers with a blueprint to better identify which areas of vision are recoverable, facilitating the development of more effective interventions to encourage vision recovery.
Throughout the month of April, the Libraries presents a series of events and exhibits in recognition of the impact that the computer has had on CMU.
At the Heart of the Work: Plaque Unveiling and Reception in Recognition of the First CMU Computer
April 12, 2019
2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Join us on Tuesday, March 26 for the Three Minute Thesis Competition Finals.
What: 3MT @ CMU Championship
When: Tuesday, March 26, 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Where: Kresge Theatre, CFA Building
Lou Scheimer (A 1952) had a life and career that encapsulates and embodies CMU’s current vision and mission to have “a transformative impact on society through continual innovation in education, research, creativity, and entrepreneurship.” He cofounded Filmation Associates in 1963, and advocated for racial diversity and gender equality in many of the production company’s popular, children’s television shows, such as "She-Ra," "Fat Albert," "Isis," and "BraveStarr." As a result, he helped educate the growing minds of many young viewers of Filmation’s series about the virtues of acceptan
dSHARP is excited to present three events with Digital Preservation Specialist Samantha Porter.
- Intro to Python, Open Refine, and SQL
- March 12-13, 2019
- Hunt Library, IDeATe Studio A
On a snowy January day, 40 attendees – graduate students, postdocs and staff from the colleges, as well as Libraries faculty and staff – gathered in Hunt Library to learn carpentry. But they didn’t bring toolbelts, just their laptops.
The Three Minute Thesis (3MT) is now live! Below is the schedule of CMU 3MT preliminary rounds. Each round is held from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. in the Den in Sorrells Library, located in Wean Hall.
The 3MT preliminary round schedule:
AIDR 2019: Artificial Intelligence for Data Discovery and Reuse
May 13-15, 2019
Carnegie Mellon University