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CSD History

Carnegie Mellon is known worldwide for our broad view of computer science. 

We build upon the strong foundations our history has provided and act quickly to explore new directions. We are fearless in pushing the frontiers of our field. Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon is also distinctive for our research style, educational programs, commitment to diversity, culture and organizational structure. It is the union of all these factors — not just one of them — that truly distinguishes us from other programs.

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2015: Celebrating Fifty Years of Changing the World!