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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.