carnegie carnegie  /ˈkɑr nə ɡi/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) United States educator famous for writing a book about how to win friends and influence people (1888-1955)
  2. (n) United States industrialist and philanthropist who endowed education and public libraries and research trusts (1835-1919)

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News

  1. Highmark, Carnegie Mellon to announce academic partnership

    By Debra Erdley, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Highmark and Carnegie Mellon University will announce the details of an academic partnership Monday morning. Highmark spokesman Aaron Billger declined to comment on the arrangement, ...
    on June 24, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

  2. Connellsville’s Carnegie Library borrows a page for fitness program

    By Barbara Starn, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review The Carnegie Free Library, Connellsville, will host a Family Fitness Program at the library from 5:45 to 7:45 p.m. every Wednesday through July 24. Casey ...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

  3. Carnegie Hill, $3.195M

    Carnegie Hill, $3.195M 2 BR, 3 BA, Coop | Asking $3,195,000 high beamed ceilings, wood-burning fireplace 14 East 90th Street
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Curbed New York

Quotes

  1. "It's the same game, it's just a bigger stage," Cassell said. "You're not at your high school auditorium any more. This is Carnegie Hall."
    on Jun 14, 2006 By: Sam Cassell Source: Sun-Sentinel.com

  2. "When we played Carnegie Hall that June, we had a picture on the Spinal Tap poster that featured the special guests, The Folksmen. People who looked at the poster for more than 10 seconds got the joke," McKean recalled. "But we forgot to do...
    on Nov 12, 2003 By: Michael McKean Source: WHIOtv.com

  3. "My father was a scientist -- I was a disappointment," said Daniels, who read a statement on behalf of Mayor Luke Ravenstahl at a news conference this month declaring April 9, 2008, "Carnegie Science Center Robot Day."
    on Apr 21, 2008 By: Anthony Daniels Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

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