Center for Creativity

Pitt (Still) Creates!

The spirit of creativity is alive and well despite social distancing. Stay in the loop about virtual events and other workshops through the Center for Creativity.
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Inspired Ways to Stay Connected

With many people coping with loneliness from self-isolation, the Center for Creativity is offering creative prompts, exercises and other outlets to stay connected with each other.

Year of Creativity Proposals Due Jan. 31

Faculty, staff and students who have ideas for projects potentially funded by the Year of Creativity should submit their proposals by Friday, Jan. 31.
Fred Rogers

Resources Abound to Celebrate Mister Rogers

For those anticipating the Nov. 22 release of the feature film, “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood,” units at Pitt have you covered: From a special website of Rogers-related materials to reflections on his impact at the University, there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate the beloved children’s entertainer before heading to theaters.

University Library, Center for Creativity Hosting Mister Rogers Activities

The Center for Creativity and University Library System celebrate the legacy of Fred Rogers and his connection to the University with a special event.

Pitt PARK(ing) Day Will Kick Off Year of Creativity

Visit Schenley Drive on Friday, Sept. 20, to see how University departments and organizations have transformed parking spaces into exciting pop-up installations.

The Call for Creativity

Calling all makers, all poets and scientists, all math problem-solvers and jazz freestylers: The Year of Creativity wants your submissions for proposals, programs and events.

Take a Deeper Dive into PARK(ing) Day Planning

On Wednesday, June 26, join the Center for Creativity for a session to sharing more information about the September event, including creative solutions to typical planning challenges.

Lunchtime Create Breaks at the Center for Creativity

This June, join the Center for Creativity for lunchtime workshops that explore craft projects like creating pop-up cards or sculptures for your yard.
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Year of Creativity Fosters Makers' Spark

The Year of Creativity — the sixth "Year Of" — will celebrate the spark that drives academic pursuits and unites the University’s myriad intellectual endeavors.