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Awardees of the Provost's Award for Diversity in the Curriculum

Intentional Steps: Faculty Members Recognized for Diversity and Inclusion

For their commitment to incorporating diversity into their coursework, faculty from across the University were recognized with the Provost’s Award for Diversity in the Curriculum.
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Pitt Lauded for Work in Diversity, Inclusion

For the third year in a row, Pitt has been awarded a 2019 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award.

Chancellor’s Staff Awards Recognize 10

Chancellor Patrick Gallagher recognized 10 Pitt staff members with awards for efforts in community engagement, mentoring and research support.
Walid Gellad

Walid Gellad Receives Presidential Award

Associate Professor and Director of the Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing Walid Gellad was awarded the highest honor bestowed by the U.S. government to outstanding early-career scientists and engineers.

Reminder: UPSIDE Award Accepting Nominations

Nominations for the Office of Diversity and Inclusion’s award recognizing outstanding work that supports Pitt’s goal to be an inclusive community are open through Aug. 7.

Julian Gill-Peterson Wins Lambda Literary Awards Prize in Transgender Nonfiction

Julian Gill-Peterson, an assistant professor in the Department of English, received top honors in the category of...

Nine from Pitt Community Named to New Pittsburgh Courier’s Fab 40

Nine members of the University of Pittsburgh community have been named to the New Pittsburgh Courier’s Fab 40 Class of...

Ipsita Banerjee Wins 2019 Faculty Diversity Award

Ipsita Banerjee, associate professor of chemical and petroleum engineering at the University of Pittsburgh Swanson School...

Call for Nominations for Sheth Distinguished Faculty, Alumni Awards

Nominations for the Sheth Distinguished Faculty Award for International Achievement and International Young Alumni Achievement Award are being accepted through Saturday, June 1.
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Six Proposals Receive Provost's Innovation in Education Awards

Ideas ranging from over-the-counter hearing aid certification to instructional design in flipped classrooms are among the six faculty proposals that will receive funding from the Advisory Council on Instructional Excellence.