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Register for Civic Action Week: The Path to Joy and Liberation

Faculty, staff and students can participate Oct. 17-22.

  • Our City/Our Campus
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Keep an eye out for the Love Your Crosswalk campaign

Scan the QR code stickers on the sidewalks around the Pittsburgh campus to test your pedestrian safety knowledge while you wait to cross.

  • Our City/Our Campus
  • Students
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Attend these October forums to provide feedback on Pitt’s chancellor search

Share your thoughts on Oct. 3 at 9:30 a.m. or Oct. 7 at 4:30 p.m.

  • University News
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Your feedback counts in the search for Pitt’s next chancellor. Take this survey by Oct. 14.

Share what traits and experiences you think the next leader of the University should have.

  • University News
  • Chancellor
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Submit your comments on draft policies by Oct. 19

The Intergovernmental Personnel Act Assignments and Management of University Facilities and Grounds policies are available for review and comment.

  • University News
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Get to know the Homewood Community Engagement Center at a Sept. 24 block party

Food, music, art and more await at the free event, which celebrates the next phase of the center’s development.

  • Community Impact
  • Our City/Our Campus
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Celebrate Africa brings together guests from the continent with Pitt community on Sept. 16-17

The first-ever event — part conference and part celebration — will include lectures, roundtables, performances, crafts and a food market.

  • Global
  • University Center for International Studies (UCIS)
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Nominations for top faculty honors are due Oct. 14

The call for Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching, Research and Public Service Awards is now open, as is the call for the Provost’s Award for Excellence in Doctoral Mentoring.

  • University News
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Install the most recent version of Zoom now

Pitt IT asks that all members of the University community update their Zoom desktop client and app. Beginning Nov. 5, quarterly updates will be required for all users.

  • University News
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Apply or nominate someone for the Spirit of Pitt award by Sept. 6

Juniors and seniors in good academic standing are eligible. The two students who receive the most votes will win an award and $1,500 in resource funds.

  • University News
  • Students
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Go ‘All In’ for Pitt students Aug. 21-27

The ACC-led All in for Students effort seeks to raise funds for student programs, initiatives and organizations.

  • University News
  • Students
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Workshop details are available for the 2022 Diversity Forum

Register today to start planning the sessions you’ll attend. Workshops cover topics ranging from the neurobiology of bias to fatphobia to activist burnout — and much more.

  • University News
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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ICYMI: 2023 University budget update

The budget establishes student tuition and housing rates as well as salary pool increases.

  • University News
  • Provost
  • Chancellor
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Housing assignments for the 2022-23 academic year have been announced

Students should check their Pitt email account for details. Additional information is available on the Pitt Arrival website.

  • University News
  • Students
  • Pitt Arrival
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Pitt’s online travel booking tool now shows carbon emissions information for flights

The feature is one of many efforts to improve sustainability and reach carbon neutrality at Pitt.

  • University News
  • Sustainability
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Register for the first-ever Dickson Prize Day on July 19

Winners of the med school’s highest honor will present alongside Pitt researchers on cutting-edge biomedical topics.

  • University News
  • School of Medicine
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Submit to the Art of Diversity Showcase by July 8

Anyone may submit creative works to the competition. Winners will be announced during the Diversity Forum, July 25-28.

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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The Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management is resuming in-person trainings

Sessions include bloodborne pathogens and chemical hygiene as well as self-defense and active killer trainings.

  • University News
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Annual Staff Performance Appraisal Program ends June 30

All units at Pitt are required to conduct a performance appraisal with each employee.

  • University News
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Data curious but don’t know where to start? This June 8 event is for you.

Data@Pitt is a staff-led event on June 8 featuring talks and workshops. RSVP by June 2.

  • Staff
  • School of Computing and Information