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The 18-year-old founder, president and CEO of The Queen's Gambit Chess Institute Ashley Priore is coming to Pitt as an English major this fall, bringing with her the message that the skills of the game are the skills of life.

Cameron Barnett’s (A&S ’16G) first book of poetry gained national attention and awards. Today, he’s a teacher at Fanny Edel Falk Laboratory School — the same place where he first dreamed of becoming a writer.

Professor Gunduz Caginalp says that publishing a recent paper with his son and mathematics visiting scholar, Carey (A&S ’11), has been the highlight of his 34-year career at Pitt.