Carnegie

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Carnegie United States industrialist and philanthropist who endowed education and public libraries and research trusts (1835-1919)
    • n Carnegie United States educator famous for writing a book about how to win friends and influence people (1888-1955)
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Quotations

  • Oscar Levant
    Oscar%20Levant
    “An epigram is only a wisecrack that's played at Carnegie Hall.”
  • Arthur Rubinstein
    Arthur Rubinstein
    “How do I get to Carnegie Hall? Practice. Practice. Practice.”

Usage

In literature:

I rejoice that my friends are Socrates and Plato, Dante, Michelangelo, Goethe instead of Mr. Carnegie and Mr. Pierpont Morgan.
"A Modern Symposium" by G. Lowes Dickinson
Then Mr. Carnegie came along and gave Upper Asquewan Falls a library.
"Seven Keys to Baldpate" by Earl Derr Biggers
Of all the guests whom he there encountered, he had toleration for only one: David Keith Carnegie, Lord Glenalmond.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. XIX (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
King Carnegie and his round directors' table of barons of steel.
"The Crow's Nest" by Clarence Day, Jr.
It has a Carnegie library, and St Joseph's Academy (Roman Catholic; for girls).
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 4" by Various
Many towns in the state, nearly all those in the counties surrounding us, are accepting Carnegie gifts for libraries.
"Why do we need a public library?" by Various
Among the public buildings are the city hall, the court-house, the Federal building and the Carnegie library.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 5" by Various
THE CARNEGIE HALL CONCERT.
"Dorothy's Tour" by Evelyn Raymond
It was not accidental, as with Rockefeller, nor incidental, as with Carnegie.
"The Romance of the Reaper" by Herbert Newton Casson
It has a Carnegie library.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 1" by Various
There is not the select gathering of musically cultured people that one finds in Carnegie Hall or the Auditorium.
"Great Singers on the Art of Singing" by James Francis Cooke
Anderson, Col. James, praised by Carnegie, 39.
"The Library and Society" by Various
Carnegie Mus., 33:185-195, June 4.
"The Amphibians and Reptiles of Michoacán, México" by William E. Duellman
The cold weather placed a smooth black floor on Lake Carnegie.
"The Guarded Heights" by Wadsworth Camp
In a few years Stanford and Carnegie- Mellon will have to step lively to stay out front.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
Perfidious Carnegie shrank from the task, having recently proclaimed the gospel of good will and harmony.
"Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist" by Alexander Berkman
Carnegie Inst., Wash., Pub.
"The Nature of Animal Light" by E. Newton Harvey
Has a Carnegie ever left a ferryman a legacy?
"Adventures and Enthusiasms" by E. V. Lucas
Bellingham has two Carnegie libraries.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Slice 5" by Various
Paderewski plays in Carnegie Hall, and, I am sure, would be equally effective in the Opera House.
"How to Appreciate Music" by Gustav Kobbé
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In news:

Both IBM and the Carnegie Corporation will turn 100 this month.
"YOU CAN GO ANYWHERE," by Lexington author Georgia Green Stamper , has been honored as the September selection in the 2008-2009 Carnegie Center's "New Books by Great Writers" series.
The Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, founded with money from the steel industry , yesterday announced an ambitious project to preserve its archive of Pittsburgh's iron and steel business.
Steve Reich 's 75th Birthday @ Carnegie Hall: April 30, 2011.
On Saturday April 30, a surprisingly eclectic crowd filled Carnegie Hall in New York City to witness a monumental celebration of Steve Reich 's 75th birthday.
Elton John made a touching show of support for grieving Vanessa Redgrave, dedicating a song to her as she joined a packed audience at Carnegie Hall.
Carnegie Mellon software finds stylistic core.
"Emblemata" is the name of the show at the Carnegie Art Museum, in Oxnard.
Carnegie Hall Presents New York Debut Of Toumani Diabaté 's Symmetric Orchestra, March 30 Published March 6, 2007.
Carnegie Hall presents Malian kora virtuoso Toumani Diabaté's Symmetric Orchestra on Friday, March 30 at 10:00 pm in Zankel Hall.
At precisely 11:44 am, Scott Fahlman posts the following electronic message to a computer-science department bulletin board at Carnegie Mellon University.
A Bronx, NY native, Albert Rivera made his Carnegie Hall debut with his music student classmates at the age of 12 and hasn't looked back.
In "Smart People," Dennis Quaid plays Lawrence Wetherhold, a widowed English professor at Carnegie Mellon University.
(FORTUNE Small Business) – Buy a ticket to the Tibet House benefit concert at New York's Carnegie Hall, and you'll find Marc Benioff next to David Bowie and Uma Thurman.
He recently made his Carnegie Hall debut and completed his first film score, for none other than Francis Ford Coppola.
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In science:

Rasio, F. A., Freitag, M. & G ürkan, M. A. 2003, to appear in "Carnegie Observatories Astrophysics Series, Vol. 1: Coevolution of Black Holes and Galaxies," ed. L. C.
The Final Parsec Problem
Carnegie Observatories Astrophysics Series, Vol. 2: Measuring and Modeling the Universe ed. W. L.
CIW Cosmology Symposium: Conference Summary -- Observations
Dated thus, cosmology has reached its centennial milestone, coinciding providentially with the centennial milestone of the Carnegie Institution of Washington.
CIW Cosmology Symposium: Conference Summary -- Observations
Carnegie Observatories Astrophysics Series, Vol. 1: Coevolution of Black Holes and Galaxies ed. L. C.
Coevolution of Black Holes and Galaxies: Conference Summary
Acknowledgements. I thank Carnegie Observatories for their kind invitation, and my recent collaborators Gil Holder, Manoj Kaplinghat, Lloyd Knox, and Peng Oh for many fruitful discussions, and for their permission to draw on joint work.
The First Nonlinear Structures and the Reionization History of the Universe
Carnegie Observatories Astrophysics Series, Vol. 4: Origin and Evolution of the Elements ed. A.
Summary Talk
Nissen, P. E. 2003, in Carnegie Observatories Astrophysics Series, Vol. 4: Origin and Evolution of the Elements, ed. A.
Chemical Abundances in the Damped Lya Systems
Kormendy, to appear in the Carnegie Observatories Astrophysics Series, Vol. 1, edited by L. C.
Towards a formalism for mapping the spacetimes of massive compact objects: Bumpy black holes and their orbits
Green, R. F., Nelson, C. H., & Boroson, T. 2003, in Carnegie Observatories Astrophysics Series, Vol. 1: Coevolution of Black Holes and Galaxies, ed. L. C.
Supermassive Black Holes in Active Galactic Nuclei. II. Calibration of the M-sigma Relationship for AGNs
This is already in progress through, e.g., the Nearby Supernova Factory and Carnegie Supernova Pro ject.
Seeing the Nature of the Accelerating Physics: It's a SNAP
The goal of the SNF is to discover and carefully study 300 to 600 nearby Type Ia supernovae in the redshift range 0 < z < 0.3. • Carnegie SN Pro ject (CSP): The goal of the pro ject is the comprehensive study of both Type Ia and II Supernovae in the local (z < 0.07) universe.
Accelerating Universe: Observational Status and Theoretical Implications
Allan S. thanks the Carnegie Institution for post-retirement facilities support.
The Hubble Constant: A Summary of the HST Program for the Luminosity Calibration of Type Ia Supernovae by Means of Cepheids
The California & Carnegie group selects stars for their exoplanet survey according to magnitude (V < 8.5), color (B − V > 0.5) and luminosity criteria (MV > 3.0).
The Chemical Compositions of Stars with Planets: A Review
Cohen in Carnegie Mellon University (Cohen, 2004).
An Anthological Review of Research Utilizing MontyLingua, a Python-Based End-to-End Text Processor
Courtesy of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington.
Cold Dark Clouds: The Initial Conditions for Star Formation
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