April 3, 2019 - 10:55am
Catherine Koverola, inaugural provost and senior adviser at the African Leadership University in Mauritius, Africa, will begin her tenure at the University's Bradford and Titusville campuses on June 1, 2019.
March 20, 2019 - 11:05am
On Wednesday, March 27, Kirk Savage, professor and public monuments expert, will read from and discuss his book, which explores how the history of slavery and its violent end was told in public places.
March 13, 2019 - 12:03pm
School of Education Dean Valerie Kinloch dedicates her work to strengthening the school’s commitments to diversity, justice, wellness, urban education and its community impact.
March 6, 2019 - 9:02am
The Swanson School of Engineering's Alan D. George will lead the center, which is a joint initiative between Pitt and Carnegie Mellon University. George also founded the Center for Space, High-Performance and Resilient Computing.
February 20, 2019 - 12:01pm
James R. Martin II, the new U.S. Steel Dean for the Swanson School of Engineering, plans to leverage new paradigms in organizational leadership to transform not only the curriculum, but the traditional hierarchies of academia and management.
February 20, 2019 - 11:57am
Rebecca O. Bagley was recruited in 2015 for a first-of-its-kind role at Pitt, where she was responsible for increasing the scale and breadth of University partnerships, as well as coordinating and expanding the University’s broad efforts in economic development.
February 20, 2019 - 11:47am
“Burden of Genius,” an award-winning documentary on the research and impact of Thomas E. Starzl, will be featured from April 12 to 18 at the Rangos Giant Cinema.
February 13, 2019 - 10:38am
Even before ground is broken on a new community engagement center in the Hill District, Kirk Holbrook has spent six months laying foundations for strong relationships between the University and community members. This work, Holbrook said, will provide Pitt with an idea of how the CEC can best benefit residents’ needs.
February 6, 2019 - 11:49am
A $2 million gift to the University has been made the Bank of America Charitable Foundation. The gift will establish the Terrence Laughlin Chair in Finance in the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business.
February 6, 2019 - 11:13am
Morton “Moe” Coleman, longtime School of Social Work professor, founding director of the Institute of Politics and renowned mediator, died Jan. 28 at the age of 86.