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New Dean of Students Named

Following a comprehensive national search, Carla Panzella has been named Pitt’s new dean of students. She comes to Pitt from Salem State University.

  • Our City/Our Campus
  • Staff
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A Silver Bullet?

They’re on your toothbrush, in your clothes and mixed into your makeup: Silver nanoparticles have germ-killing properties, but could they be adding to antimicrobial resistance?

  • Innovation and Research
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No Trees Were Harmed in the Making of This Issue

Laura Clark Rohrer, editor-in-chief of Pitt Magazine, introduces the alumni publication’s first-ever fully digital issue. Watch for a mini documentary on George Romero, music from Uganda and more.

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Alumni
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Sessions Designed and Led by Students Shape Diversity Forum

See how Instagram has transformed campus advocacy and learn how small changes can spark a movement at the 2021 Diversity Forum.

  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Understanding the Pandemic’s Impact on Local Government

A new report issued by Pitt’s Institute of Politics recommends ways to improve the long-term sustainability, resiliency and preparedness of municipalities in Southwestern Pennsylvania.

  • Community Impact