Pitt Seeks Faculty, Staff Input for New Health and Wellness Center

The new center — which will physically link the University’s upper and lower campuses — is slated to open for faculty, staff and student use in 2022. Projected at around 300,000 square feet, the center will accommodate a range of wellness, fitness, club and recreational activities and support an active, healthy and engaged lifestyle. 
Heather Lyke at Nike Store at the Pitt Shop

New Athletics Visual Identity Is Modern Update to an Iconic Classic

The royal blue and gold Pitt script made its official comeback when the University’s athletic department unveiled a new visual identity at Bigelow Bash event on Sunday, April 7.
pedestrian crosswalk on Forbes Avenue

Crosswalk Activated at David Lawrence Hall

A new Forbes Avenue crosswalk and signal located outside David Lawrence Hall is now fully operational.

Sexual Assault Awareness Month Activities

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and faculty and staff are invited to join the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at events throughout the month.

Third Draft Institutional Master Plan Community Meeting to Discuss Transportation

A more detailed version of Pitt’s draft campus master plan, which was created after more than a year of input from Pitt faculty, students and staff as well as local community members and partners, will be discussed at a community meeting scheduled for April 16.
Chemical Engineering Building

Pitt–Johnstown Opens New Chemical Engineering Building

The two-story, 7,000-square-foot Chemical Engineering Building opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on March 21. It houses laboratories, classrooms, faculty offices and student study areas.

New Crosswalk Coming at Lawrence Hall

A new Forbes Avenue crosswalk and signal is expected to be fully operational by the end of this week, according to Pitt Police.
Katie Pope and Pam Connelly

Title IX Office Educates Campus, Supports Victims

The Title IX Office and its network of partners across the University provide numerous options for reporting, education and training relating to incidents of sexual harassment and misconduct. The goal: Create a campus environment for all students, staff, and faculty that is fair, inclusive and free from sexual or gender-based misconduct, including discrimination, harassment and assault.

Register to Attend the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum on March 29

The daylong forum, “Local Citizenship in a Global World,” takes place at the Twentieth Century Club (4201 Bigelow Blvd.) on Friday, March 29, from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
James Loftus

Trust and Training are Priorities of Pitt Police Chief James Loftus

In his sixth year as chief of the University's police department, James Loftus said the best way for he and his 91 officers to earn respect is to be out talking to students, faculty and staff and “not holding ourselves separate.”