Don Marinelli and Randy Pausch founded Carnegie Mellon's Enteretainment Technology Center, an interdisciplinary effort to bring together computer science and art to build virtual reality world experiences.
Randolph Frederick "Randy" Pausch
Born: October 23, 1960, Baltimore MD
Co-founder of Carnegie Mellon's Entertainment Technology Center, started the Building Virtual Worlds, teaching it for 10 years
Consulted with Google on user interface design, with PARC Imagineering, and Media Metrix
Founder of Alice software project
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Randy_Pausch (January 21, 2011)
Tom Dermody's song about Randy Pausch