Alumni spotlight on Marie Claire Murekatete
From the timid candidate who shyly submitted her application all those years ago, to the engineer, multiple award-winning advocate for women in tech, and current Technical Program Manager at Intel she is today, the story of Marie Claire is a fascinating one.
Gbemi Disu named executive director of Carnegie Mellon University Africa
Gbemi Disu will join Carnegie Mellon University Africa as Executive Director, effective February 1, 2021. She will provide administrative, strategic, and operational leadership and develop and implement strategies to grow CMU-Africa’s global reputation and impact.
Afretec recently held its first entrepreneurship workshop at The American University in Cairo, a member institution of the network.
Two CMU-Africa students received IDEA award
Winners Arisema Mihretu and Pamely Zantou will receive up to $3,300 to attend the International Conference on Robotics and Automation in London.
Mani & Luhanga speak at UN Commission on Population and Development 56th session
CMU-Africa’s Ganesh Mani and Edith Luhanga presented at the UN’s 56th session of the Commission on Population and Development which took place on April 13, 2023.
Vermont Business Magazine
Thornburg discusses Grid Fruit refrigeration tools
CMU-Africa’s Jesse Thornburg, cofounder of Grid Fruit, talked with Vermont Business Magazine about his efforts to bring data-driven intelligence to food retail operations.
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