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Pitt School of Computing and Information opens new expansion to support collaboration

The 10,000-square foot space reflects the school’s vision and growth over the past three years.

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Pitt's Mitali Ray named a National Institutes of Health MOSAIC Scholar

Mitali Ray, a postdoctoral associate doing research in Pitt's schools of Nursing and Public Health, has been named a National Institutes of Health MOSAIC (Maximizing Opportunities for Scientific and

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Meet the Pitt baseball sophomore who credits his family, Roberto Clemente and other Hispanic legends for his determination

Tommy Tavarez’s road to becoming a standout infielder on the Panthers' baseball team was paved with black and gold.

  • Athletics
  • Students
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
The Indian Nationality Room mimics a university courtyard in Nalanda. The pillars are decorated with rosettes and fruit.

Submit your Nationality Room art by Oct. 17 to be featured later this month

Art inspired by the Nationality Rooms may be shown online or in person for International Artists Day Oct. 25.

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Register for the 2022 Latinx Connect conference

Panel discussions and workshops will spotlight dialogue about Latinx identities, cultures and contemporary issues.

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Pitt's Just Discipline Project expands to more schools this fall

Led by Ming-Te Wang and James Huguley, the program seeks to eliminate disciplinary practices that contribute to the school-to-prison pipeline.

  • Center on Race and Social Problems
  • School of Education
  • Community Impact
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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Two Pitt student pharmacists received Walmart Health Equity Scholarships

Rena Reid and Kenneth Richardson are recognized for their dedication to bridging gaps in health care in underserved communities.

International Education Week to highlight global education at Pitt

Key events include the Latin American and Caribbean Festival, the East European Festival and international speed friending.

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Explore queer historicity and life beyond gender binaries at two University Art Gallery exhibits

Greer Lankton’s and Andrey Avinoff’s art and ephemera explored and pushed up against societal norms of gender and sexuality.

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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This professor uses scholar-activism to change common perceptions of what research at Pitt looks like

Gina Garcia is a social scientist and expert on Hispanic Serving Institutions whose work champions equity for students nationwide.

  • School of Education
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Innovation and Research
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Pitt’s Edouard Machery elected president of the Society for Philosophy and Psychology

His work tackles the philosophical issues raised by cognitive science.

  • Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
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Former U.S. Attorney General Dick Thornburgh’s life and legacy to be honored Oct. 15

The Pitt alumnus and lawyer is remembered for his advocacy, integrity and vision.

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Pitt’s Laura Kingsley re-elected to National Council of University Research Administrators board of directors

The organization aims to build communication and consensus between research administrators.

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Pitt Homecoming 2022 in photos

A record-breaking football game capped the week.

  • Our City/Our Campus
  • Athletics
  • Students
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Pitt scientists awarded $8 million for neurotechnology to restore arm and hand movements after strokes

Marco Capogrosso and colleagues will design and test a system stimulating the spinal cord with electrical signals.

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Pitt Alumni Association celebrates remarkable grads with annual awards during homecoming

Six notable alumni were feted for their professional achievements, volunteer commitments, and dedication to Pitt.

  • Alumni
  • University News
  • School of Medicine
  • School of Pharmacy
  • Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
  • School of Law
  • School of Nursing
  • School of Dental Medicine
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A Pitt student-led menstrual equity program won a national sustainability award

The University of Pittsburgh’s Office for Sustainability took first place in the “Education and Awareness” category of the 2022 Campus Race to Zero Waste for a menstrual health equity case study

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Pitt regional campuses rose in Washington Monthly’s Best Bang for the Buck college rankings

The annual list ranks schools on social mobility, research and community and national service.

Jessica Muney treats a Pitt football player

Go behind the scenes with the athletic training students who support Pitt football

From wrapping ankles to monitoring hydration, these students get on-the-field job experience while they keep the Panthers in tip-top shape.

  • Center for Sports Medicine
  • Athletics
  • School of Health and Rehabilitation Science
  • Teaching & Learning
  • Health and Wellness
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5 new books by Pitt authors to read this fall

Whether you’re looking to get in shape or read about everyday beauty, these books have got you covered.

  • Pitt-Greensburg
  • Pitt-Johnstown
  • Department of Theatre Arts
  • Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences
  • School of Law