Cathedral of Learning

The Austrian Nationality Room

There’s No Place Like Pitt for the Holidays

Over the holiday season, many of the Cathedral of Learning’s Nationality Rooms are decorated with trees, wreaths and ornaments of paper and glass—all appropriate to the history, heritage and traditions of each.
Holiday card photo of the Commons Room

Staff Member’s Photo Earns Uncommon Honor

Chris Keys’ photo of the Commons Room decorated for the holiday season was selected as the artwork for the University’s 2019 holiday card.
Student walking across Cathedral lawn in the fall

Lest We Forget: Life-Size Art Installation to Honor Holocaust Survivors

From Oct. 18 to Nov. 15, the pathway from the Cathedral of Learning to Heinz Memorial Chapel will be filled with 60 life-size portraits of Holocaust survivors, including 16 from the Pittsburgh region.
Philippine Nationality Room

Philippine Nationality Room Dedication Set for June 9

The 31st Nationality Room will be dedicated in a ceremony on Sunday, June 9, at Heinz Memorial Chapel, followed by a free cultural festival in the Commons Room.