Carnegie Mellon’s Alessandro Acquisti on Technology and Privacy


Alessandro AcquistiAlessandro Acquisti conducts research on how technology impacts privacy. An associate professor of information technology and public policy at Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College, Acquisti recently showed, using a smartphone, how easy it is to identify faces in the crowd — and, in some cases, get their social security numbers. Read more


Carnegie Mellon University MAM/GIOCA Alum Takes Part in Never Ending Night


A stargazer’s dream is about to become a reality thanks to Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College alum, Patrick Waldo (MAM/GIOCA ’12).  Only a year after earning his Master of Arts Management / Innovation and Organization of Culture and the Arts dual degree from both Heinz College and the University of Bologna, Waldo is helping to bring the starry sky to the world, even when the sun is up. Read more