News of note for the
faculty & staff community


Gretchen Bender, Vivian Curran and Jeannette South-Paul

Provost's Event Honors Newly Promoted Women Faculty

A panel discussion was part of a celebration of female faculty members who had been promoted during the 2018 calendar year.

PantherExpress Hosting March Travel Fair, Sustainable Office Supplies Show

Faculty and staff are invited to attend two purchasing events this month to learn more about the University’s travel program and partners and sustainable office products.

Learn How to Make Pitt’s Web More Accessible

Acquire the skills and tools necessary to help make Pitt more accessible and ensure equal access for all by attending three digital accessibility sessions that will be held this month.
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.

Faculty Encouraged to Take 2019 Job Satisfaction Survey

All non-clinical, full-time tenured, tenure stream and non-tenure stream faculty are asked to complete the 2019 COACHE survey before it closes in early April to share with administration their level of job satisfaction.

Pitt Sets Single-day Record with Gifts from 6,346 Donors

Gifts were made to every school, college and campus during the third annual Pitt Day of Giving, held on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019.

How to Capture Your Best Side

Professional photos are a great addition to website profiles and email avatars. Learn some do’s and don’ts about taking and using headshots and portraits that make great first impressions.

Webinar Helps Participants Cope With Change

March’s Life Solutions digital event offers ideas and explores resources participants can tap when they are challenged by change.

March TIAA Webinars Focus on Retirement, Investing

From understanding retirement income to navigating personal debt, these seven finance-focused webinars can help you learn about better managing money.

Interactive Workshops Support Gender Equity

Hosted by the Swanson School of Engineering, separate workshops for men and women on Thursday, Feb. 28, and Friday, March 1, will examine gender equity in higher education.