Monday, October 21, 2013

Computers, Quilts & Privacy

Lorrie Faith Cranor will be giving a talk at CMU and has an exhibit opening next week!  Details are listed below.  Be sure to check out the link to her quilts, too!

Computers, Quilts & Privacy
Lorrie Faith Cranor

Friday, November 1
12:30-1:30 pm

STUDIO for Creative Inquiry,
College of Fine Arts Room 111
Lunch provided, please RSVP to

Lorrie is an Associate Professor of Computer Science and of Engineering and Public Policy at Carnegie Mellon University where she is director of the CyLab Usable Privacy and Security Laboratory (CUPS) and co-director of the MSIT-Privacy Engineering masters program. During the 2012-2013 academic year she spent her sabbatical as a fellow in the Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry at CMU where she worked on fiber arts projects that combine her interests in privacy and security, quilting, and computers. In this talk she will discuss these interests and how she combined them during her sabbatical.

For directions or more information contact Marge Myers at 412-268-3451.

You can view some of Lorrie's quilts online at

Lorrie's quilts will also be on exhibit at the Frame Gallery on the Carnegie Mellon campus October 24-November 3, 2013. The Frame Gallery is at 5200 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213, on the corner of Forbes and Margaret Morrison.

Opening Reception
Friday, October 25, 2-5:30 pm

Gallery Hours
Thursdays: Oct. 24 + 31, 5-9 pm
Fridays: Oct. 25 + Nov. 1, 2-7 pm
Saturdays: Oct. 26 + Nov. 2, Noon to 5 pm
Sundays: Oct. 27 + Nov. 3, Noon to 5 pm

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