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The stately Hillman Library turns 50 this year. To celebrate, Pitt is hosting events, showcasing new archival efforts and funding an extensive interior renovation.

Professor Sandra Murray was recently named a lifetime fellow by the American Society for Cell Biology — the first African-American woman to be honored with the recognition.

A U.S. history teacher teamed up with Pitt's College in High School and the Pitt-Assisted Communities and Schools programs to help his students dig into University archives — and earn college credit.