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A purple sign that reads, "Open Lab," on a table filled with 3D-printed objects, in different colors.

Learning through Making at Open Lab

The University Center for Teaching and Learning’s Open Lab features new technologies like virtual reality, 3D printing and laser engraving video that can bring courses and projects to life in new ways—and they’re free and open to faculty and staff.
A book, titled "The Feel Trio," by Fred Moten, on a bookshelf

A One-of-a-Kind Collection of African American Poetry and Art

The Center for African American Poetry and Poetics has worked with the University Library System to create an evolving archive of posters, books and artwork from events it has hosted since its inception in 2016.

One More Week for Open Education Resource Grant Proposals

The Office of the Provost is funding faculty ideas for adapting, adopting and creating open education resources for existing courses. There is one more week to submit proposals.

Initiative Advances Public Art on Campus

Provost and Senior Vice Chancellor Ann E. Cudd and Senior Vice Chancellor for Business and Operations Greg Scott have...
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Public Art on Campus Gets A Closer Look

A new steering committee is being formed to take a closer look at public art on the Pittsburgh campus and to discuss what pieces might be added in the future.

Library System Acquires Poet Jorge Luis Borges’ Papers

Manuscripts by Argentinian writer and poet Jorge Luis Borges have been acquired by the University Library System (ULS). The new...

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.

Explore Identity and Community with 6-Word Stories

Members of the Pitt community are invited to join a story workshop at Hillman Library to discuss, write and share extremely short stories.
Students paint flowerpots in front of the Cathedral for PARKing Day

PARK(ing) Day Creativity to Last All Year

From the School of Medicine’s Center for Biologic Imaging to Surplus Property, more than a dozen University departments and organizations transformed urban space to celebrate PARK(ing) Day 2019 and officially kick off the Year of Creativity.

Hillman Library Hosts Hispanic Heritage Month Roundtable

Hillman Library is hosting roundtable discussions with members of the Pittsburgh Latinx community, who will share their different experiences of their Latin American culture and background in small group settings.