Heinz Forum

Talk policy with fellow students at the next installment of the Heinz Forum. The Forum partners up with other student clubs at Carnegie Mellon to host informal student-led discussion on topical current events. It is also another place that authors can find their published works discussed. The Forum provides complimentary wine and snacks and is held bi-weekly on Thursdays. Please bring your government issued identification cards.

Heinz Forum Presents Porn: The Latex Elephant In The Room

Heinz Forum Presents Porn: The Latex Elephant In The Room

Join us for our second to last forum of the semester: This Thursday! When: Thursday, April 4, 8:30-9:30 PM Where: HBH 1502 _____________________ Heinz Forum in collaboration with the Heinz Graduate Women’s Association presents: PORN: The Latex Elephant in the Room California lawmakers are...

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Immigration Reform: What Current Policy is not Addressing

Immigration Reform: What Current Policy is not Addressing

Please Join Us For Heinz Forum this Thursday! When: Thursday March 21, 8:30-9:30 PM Where: HBH 1502 _______________ Immigration Reform: What current policy is not addressing During the past few years we have seen an increase in the political participation of Latino voters in the U.S. In the 2012...

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Diversity and Racism: Domestic and International Perspectives

Diversity and Racism: Domestic and International Perspectives

At Heinz, diversity is not the exception but the rule.  On several occasions we celebrate our diversity from hosting various cultural events,sampling foods, and bringing speakers from around the world.  However, how many times do we stop to evaluate the purpose of diversity and its importance globally...

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Are We Totally Fracked? Or is This Fracking Awesome?

Are We Totally Fracked? Or is This Fracking Awesome?

Are We Totally Fracked? Or is This Fracking Awesome? Hydraulic Fracturing, known commonly as “Fracking”, is an unconventional drilling method by which natural gas is extracted from the earth. This has received a great deal of attention in recent years as production ramps up and documentaries like...

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Remote-Controlled Death from Above

Remote-Controlled Death from Above

Remote-Controlled Death from Above: Necessary High-Tech Security or Fuel for the Fires of Extremism?   In parts of Yemen, Pakistan, Afghanistan and Somalia, the U.S. has increasingly employed predator drones in the global fight against terrorism.  These high-tech, unmanned fleets patrol some of...

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“OBAMACARE”:  What does it mean and what will it do?

“OBAMACARE”: What does it mean and what will it do?

Now that the Supreme Court has ruled and President Obama has been reelected, the Affordable Care Act (aka “Obamacare”) no longer faces threat of repeal. The law will be implemented fully over the next several years, extending health insurance to millions of currently uninsured Americans while...

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