Graduates at commencement

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.
Staff and faculty at the Diversity retreat

Pitt Communities Built From Affinity Groups

The University’s employee affinity groups — staff and faculty groups linked by common purposes or interests — are now Pitt Communities. Attend an open house on Tuesday, Sept. 24, to learn more and find out how to get involved.

July Life Solutions Webinar Focuses On Unconscious Beliefs

This month’s virtual session will teach participants to become aware of unconscious beliefs that may impact their behaviors in both personal and professional settings.
Leigh Patel presents the plenary session at the Diversity Retreat.

Diversity Retreat Calls for 'Internal Earth Shaking'

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion’s fourth annual University-wide retreat featured a packed agenda with sessions inspiring participants to work toward social justice, equity and change.

Award Nominations for Inclusive, Diverse Excellence Now Open

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is now accepting nominations for its 2019 UPSIDE Awards, which recognize excellence in University work that makes significant contributions to fostering inclusion and engagement.
Christi McGeorge

Swanson Workshops Foster Environment of Gender Equity

A series of workshops at the Swanson School of Engineering looked at the challenges women in STEM disciplines face, and offered men suggestions for how to be better allies in the effort for gender equity.

Lisa Garland Named Director of Talent Acquisition

Lisa Garland will bring experience driving recruitment strategies and exploring sourcing channels to Pitt's Office of Human Resources as director of talent acquisition.