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The Plan for Pitt: Build Foundational Strength

Pitt Wins Sustainable Pittsburgh Challenge

Pitt’s campus-wide commitment to sustainable practices once again led to a first-place finish among universities in the...

Justin Phillip Reed Named Fellow in Creative Writing at CAAPP

The Center for African American Poetry and Poetics (CAAPP) has named Justin Phillip Reed as its new creative writing...

University Center for Teaching and Learning Hosts Regional Faculty Symposium

The University Center for Teaching and Learning hosted more than 250 regional and international professionals at the...
Valerie Kinloch

Pitt Education Dean Builds Community, Creates Culture of Dignity and Respect

School of Education Dean Valerie Kinloch dedicates her work to strengthening the school’s commitments to diversity, justice, wellness, urban education and its community impact.

Pitt Day of Giving Celebration to Feature Food and Giveaways

The Office of Institutional Advancement is inviting the faculty and staff community to join a celebration to support scholarships, research, academic programs and student activities.

Pitt Sets Record for Low Employee Injury Rate

Pitt has set a record-low employee injury rate for the third year in a row. The University’s 2018 employee...
Terry Laughlin

Former Trustee, Alumnus Terry Laughlin Honored with $2M Gift to University

A $2 million gift to the University has been made the Bank of America Charitable Foundation. The gift will establish the Terrence Laughlin Chair in Finance in the Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business.
Group photo of Pitt Day in Harrisburg participants

Register Now for Pitt Day in Harrisburg on March 26

Join faculty, staff, students, alumni and friends of Pitt to urge legislators to make Pitt a budget priority on March 26. Registration ends March 8.

Pitt Joins EPA’s Green Power Partnership

Pitt has joined the US Environmental Protection Agency Green Power Partnership. The program aims to increase the use of...

Urban Studies Advisor Recognized for Outstanding Work

Carolyn Carson, coordinator and undergraduate advisor in the Urban Studies program and senior lecturer in the Department...