The university's event, to be held March 5-7, will bring together teams of 'bot-building students.
The university annually hosts “Bowls in the Night,” a pottery marathon that invites local artists and students to create bowls for the Empty Bowls event in March.
Carnegie Mellon University professor Alison Barth has gained a better understanding of touch after being part of an international team of researchers that linked a group of neurons to a specific type of somatosensation.
Along with Pitt, Kiplinger also recognized CMU, Duquesne and Penn State.
Instructor of criminal justice James Tanda led a group of about 20 students into the 38-degree water on Dec. 6 as part of the Pittsburgh Polar Bear Plunge weekend.