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A quilted Cathedral of Learning

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.
Between Cathedral of Learning and Stephen Foster Memorial

Open Educational Resources Funding Awarded to 19 Projects

To support the development of open educational resources, the Office of the Provost funds projects that will enhance the educational experiences of students and enable faculty to customize course materials.
Provost Ann E. Cudd

Personalizing Education: Empowering Student Experiences One Grant at a Time

The Office of the Provost awarded its 2019 Personalized Education Grants to a range of initiatives that include improving the first-year student experience, driving civic engagement and offering hands-on learning opportunities.

Apply for Staff Professional Development Awards

Open to full- and part-time Pitt staff members, award funds can be used for activities that help advance one’s career, including attendance at workshops or professional conferences and tuition for classes and training.

Scholarship Opportunities for Engineering Sustainability 2019

The Swanson School of Engineering has funding available for assistant professor-level faculty members with research interests or expertise in sustainable engineering.

Brent Doiron Joins NIH BRAIN Initiative as Theoretical Neuroscience Investigator

Brent Doiron, a professor in the Department of Mathematics, will work with a team from Columbia University’s Mortimer B....