News of note for the
faculty & staff community


Pitt Queer Professionals Group Plans for Spring Events

The Pitt Queer Professionals LGBTQIA+ affinity group will host regular meetings through May 2019. A planning session is scheduled for Friday, Jan. 18.

Day of Service, Interfaith Service, Symposium Planned to Honor Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Pitt community members are invited to honor the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. through service opportunities, professional development and an interfaith celebration taking place the week of Jan. 21-25.

Final United Way Campaign Weekly Update, Prize Winners for Jan. 4

Pitt's 2018 United Way campaign continues into the new year with nearly $650,000. Payroll deductions are no longer an option, but you can still contribute to the campaign through March 2019.

Pitt's Policy on Extreme Weather Conditions

As another winter season approaches, faculty and staff are asked to review the University's policy on extreme weather, which outlines Pitt's policy on extreme weather conditions.

University of Pittsburgh Drug-Free Schools Annual Notification

To implement its commitment to provide a drug-free environment for its students, faculty and staff, the University of Pittsburgh prohibits the unlawful manufacture, distribution, dispensation, possession  or use of a controlled substance on University property or as part of any University activity.

Not-So-Hidden Treasures

Faculty, staff and students shopped new and donated items to support the ongoing Pitt 2018 United Way Campaign.

Reminder: Shop Pitt's Re-Gift and Thrift Sale This Friday

This Friday, Jan. 4, shop for books, electronics and other goods at Pitt’s annual Re-Gift and Thrift event. All proceeds benefit the Pitt 2018 United Way Campaign.

Hoopla Women's Basketball Event Returns

Continuing the Hoopla tradition, the annual event will celebrate the advancement of women at Pitt on Jan. 17.

Talent Center Is Live

The Office of Human Resources (OHR) is excited to announce that Talent Center, the University’s new talent acquisition, recruiting, and onboarding system within Pitt Worx has launched and is live.

Life Solutions Webinar to Focus on Your Bucket List

New virtual event highlights seven strategies to help you focus on things that matter, now through the end of January.