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Your Pitt winter survival guide

Taking these precautions from the Office of Public Safety and Emergency Management will help keep you safe and warm all season.

  • University News
  • Prospective students
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Sign up for Pitt’s MLK Day of Service by Jan. 11

Volunteers will commemorate the national “day on” by serving at local nonprofits on Jan. 16.

  • University News
  • Community Impact
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • Our City/Our Campus
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Pitt will host celebrated poet Nikki Giovanni on Jan. 17

The seven-time Image Award winner will speak as part of MLK Social Justice Week and the Year of Emotional Well-Being.

  • University News
  • Arts and Humanities
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
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Sign up to donate to the Pitt United Way via payroll deduction before Dec. 14

You can still contribute to the campaign in the new year, but not through automatic deductions.

  • Community Impact
  • Our City/Our Campus
  • Faculty
  • Staff
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Donate items to ‘Stuff the Shuttle’ drive through Dec. 19

Drop off toiletries, baby care items and cleaning supplies at four locations on the Pittsburgh campus as part of this year’s United Way campaign.

  • Community Impact
  • Our City/Our Campus
  • Pittsburgh Campus
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Win $300,000 and help Pitt achieve carbon neutrality

Register by March 8 to submit your green ideas to the Pitt Sustainability Challenge. Any person or team at Pitt and beyond can enter.

  • Innovation and Research
  • Our City/Our Campus
  • Sustainability
  • Sustainability

Winter Recess closures on the Pittsburgh campus

Get the details on buildings and facilities with limited hours.

  • University News
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Submit your Pitt Seed video proposal by Feb. 1

Faculty and staff are encouraged to submit 90-second funding proposals for projects that would advance the University’s mission.

  • University News
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Super Analytics Challenge applications for graduate students are due Dec. 2

This competition presents an opportunity for graduate students from any school to harness the power of data analytics to serve as catalysts for change.

  • University News
  • Community Impact
  • Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business
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Improve your mental health with these Pitt resources

Students, faculty and staff have access to health and well-being resources such as stress management courses, virtual and in-person counseling and more.

  • University News
  • Health and Wellness
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Pitt veterans share their stories through art in a new exhibit

“Pitt Warriors: Our Stories” is on display at the McCarl Center for Nontraditional Student Success throughout Veterans Week.

  • University News
  • Arts and Humanities
  • College of General Studies
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3 draft policies are open for comments

Provide feedback on the Drones and University Network policies by Nov. 28 and the Vaccinations and Immunizations Requirements policy by Dec. 5.

  • University News
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Join a Nov. 10 open forum for the next dean of the Dietrich School and College of General Studies

Everyone is invited to share their thoughts on the next leader of the schools starting at 11 a.m. in 121 Alumni Hall. There’s also an online survey.

  • University News
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Learn about housing and community resources at October town halls

Pitt’s annual Be a Good Neighbor Tenant Town Halls will provide Pittsburgh students with resources for off campus living. The first town hall will take place on Oct. 25 from 5-7 p.m. in the William

  • Our City/Our Campus
  • Students
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Support the Pitt United Way Campaign through donations, events, volunteering and more

The Pitt United Way Campaign is underway, with a goal of raising $750,000 to support our neighbors.

  • Our City/Our Campus
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Plan your schedule for Pitt’s Civic Action Week: The Path to Joy and Liberation

The annual event kicks off Monday and aims to deepen a collective institutional understanding of systemic challenges and work toward solutions.

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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.

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.

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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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.