Tepper in the News

Tepper in the News

  • July 2015

    • Top Management Degrees

      Top 50 Best Business Schools for an MBA 2015


      This ranking of the top 50 MBA programs lists the Tepper School 17th.

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    • Clear Admit

      CMU/Tepper 2015-2016 Essay Topics


      This article describes the topics for essays that are part of the Tepper MBA application process. Read More

    • Poets & Quants

      U.S. News Rankings: What Are Deans Really Assessing?


      This article assesses U.S. News and World Report’s business school rankings and mentions the Tepper School.

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    • The EvoLLLution

      Hybrid Format Solves Online’s Student Engagement Challenges


      This Q&A features Bob Monroe, associate teaching professor of business technologies; director of the Part-Time Online Hybrid MBA Program.

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    • Economics 21

      Why Millennials Should Pay Attention to Monetary Policy


      This article mentions Allan Meltzer, The Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Business Times

      CMU to present Tepper Quad to Planning Commission Tuesday


      This article discusses plans for the Tepper Quad project and, in that context, mentions a $67 million donation from David Tepper, MSIA '82, that made the project possible. Read More

    • Bloomberg Businessweek

      ECB Sparks Fight for Bagehot’s Legacy as Greek Crisis Tests Role


      This article quotes Marvin Goodfriend, The Friends of Allan H. Meltzer Professor of Economics. Read More

    • NPR

      Trading Suspension Highlights New York Stock Exchange's Shrinking Influence


      This radio broadcast features an interview with Chester Spatt, Pamela R. and Kenneth B. Dunn Professor of Finance. Read More

    • Poets & Quants

      Where The Class Of 2014 Went To Work


      This article, which summarizes job placement for the Class of 2014, highlights the success of Tepper School graduates in the tech sector and compares our placement across several other fields. Read More

  • December 2014

    • Michigan Radio

      Could another polar vortex lead to energy shortages?


      This article quotes Jay Apt, professor of technology; affiliated professor, Department of Engineering and Public Policy; director of Carnegie Mellon Electricity Industry Center. Read More

    • Bloomberg Businessweek

      IEEE And The Tepper School Examine Their Role In Robotics, Standards And Industry Applications


      This posting details a new marketing course that addresses robotics and technology transfer in the marketplace. It quotes John Mather, executive director of Masters Programs; teaching professor of marketing.

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    • Carnegie Mellon University



      This story features Moneythink, a program designed to help high school students better understand personal finance. Kathleen Conway, assistant director of undergraduate economics, is the adviser of the Moneythink CMU chapter. Read More

  • October 2014

    • Huffington Post

      Scientists Say We're All A Little Bit Face-ist


      This article features research authored by Christopher Olivola, associate professor of marketing, related to why people judge competency based on facial features. Read More

    • Wired (UK)

      WIRED Awake: 8 must-read articles for 24 October


      This roundtop of interesting news items includes an article featuring Christopher Olivola, associate professor of marketing, featuring his research about why people judge competency based on facial features. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Business Times

      CMU Names 15 Teams to Work on I-Corps Site


      This article announces the teams selected for the CMU I-Corps Site, backed by the Carnegie Mellon Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Read More

    • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

      Business dining: It's not about the food


      This article covers the program “Etiquette Dinner: Manners for Formal Dining” that was held for freshman undergraduate business students. It quotes Milton Cofield, executive director of the B.S. in Business Administration Program; teaching professor of business management, as well as Laurie Weingart, Carnegie Bosch Professor of Organizational Behavior and Theory; senior associate dean of education and students Emily Hirao, Habiba Shalaby and Shota Furahata. Read More

    • Yahoo! News

      Warning over 'face-ism' judgments


      This article details research by Christopher Olivola, assistant professor of marketing, about how people judge competency based on facial features. Read More

    • KDKA-TV

      Pittsburgh Attracting More College Graduates


      This video features an interview with Dave Mawhinney, co-director of the Carnegie Mellon University Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship; associate teaching professor of entrepreneurship, and reports a rise in the number of young professionals who choose to live in the region after graduating from college. Read More

    • Poets & Quants

      Face Time Key To Hybrid MBA Battle


      This article about online hybrid programs details the success of the Tepper School's FlexMBA program, stating that "Tepper has the hybrid formula right." Read More

    • Reuters

      CMU Research Shows Highly Competitive Elections Create Extremely Polarizing Politics


      This press release features the research of Rosalind Chow, associate professor of organizational behavior and theory, PhD candidate Jin Wook Chang, and Nazli Turan, PhD '14. 

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    • NJBiz.com

      Did your MBA program make the Top 50 in the nation?


      This article, which discusses the top 50 MBA programs as selected by the website College Choice, highlights the Tepper School's 18th-place ranking and mentions David Tepper, MSIA '82. Read More

    • Marketplace

      The White House’s early experiment in crowd sourcing


      This article quotes Allan Meltzer, The Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy, who commented on President Gerald Ford's anti-inflation campaign in the 1970s. Read More

  • September 2014

    • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

      Being 23: The meteoric rise of Millennials a powerful force


      This article quotes Peter Boatwright, Carnegie Bosch Professor of Marketing; co-director, Integrated Innovation Institute. Read More

    • The Tartan

      Moore Ruble Yudell Architects & Planners selected to design Tepper Quadrangle


      This article quotes Dean Robert Dammon talking about plans for the Tepper Quadrangle. Read More

    • Bloomberg Businessweek

      Treasury 30-Year Bond Yield Rises Most in a Year on ECB


      This article focuses on David Tepper’s prediction that the bond-market rally is over. Read More

    • TownHallFinance.com

      Top Economist Warns of the Welfare State, the Biggest Threat to Prosperity


      This article features Allan Meltzer, the Allan H. Meltzer University Professor of Political Economy. Read More

    • QF Radio

      Carnegie Mellon Qatar Welcomes Incoming Class of 2018


      This article, which covers the start of the academic year at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, mentions Ilker Baybars, Deputy Dean Emeritus; George Leland Bach Chair; professor of operations management; Dean and CEO, Carnegie Mellon Qatar. Read More