Bhavini Patel (A&S ’16) is combining her deep personal knowledge of immigrant communities with her research at the University of Oxford on extended refugee displacement.
Pitt senior and economics and neuroscience major Joseph Kannarkat is headed to the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom on a new version of the prestigious Churchill Scholarship, which expands the program into science policy.
The University of PIttsburgh is among only 16 institutions in the country to be named a top producer of both the Fulbright U.S. Student and Scholar programs. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program.
Paul Leu, an associate professor of industrial engineering, has been researching new glass technology that aims to increase the light absorbed by solar panels to give them an extra energy boost. Pictured: PhD candidate Sajad Haghanifar, another of the researchers behind the technology.
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.
The visit to Southern California was the University’s latest endeavor to celebrate accomplishments, strengthen ties with alumni, meet with University supporters and build awareness across the country of the best public university in the Northeast.
Yona Harvey, an assistant professor of English, co-authored two spinoff series for the "Black Panther" comic book franchise and has dedicated much of her career to creating art with children of color in mind. The film based on the comics comes out on Feb. 16.
Haihui Zhang, head of Pitt's East Asian Library, and a team of University Library System librarians are adding individual voices to the historical record of a watershed period in China.