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Pittwire Begins Summer Schedule

With the end of the spring term comes a change in Pittwire’s publication schedule. New stories will publish on Mondays and Thursdays until the fall term begins in August. The Pittwire staff congratulates all of Pitt’s new graduates and wishes everyone a pleasant summer season.
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Season's Greetings

The Pittwire staff wishes you a beautiful holiday season and happy new year. The newsletter will return to your inbox in January, and we look forward to bringing you more of the University of Pittsburgh's most interesting and important stories in 2018.

In the Headlines

Pitt people and projects regularly make national and global news. Check out coverage from Mental Floss, Inside Higher Ed, Vox and others.
Chancellor Patrick Gallagher

Chancellor's Message on the State Budget

University of Pittsburgh Chancellor Patrick Gallagher calls on Pitt community members to take a stand by letting their lawmakers know that Pennsylvania cannot afford to let our state-related universities be abandoned.

Get Involved: State Support Is Essential for Pitt — Let Pennsylvania Lawmakers Know

Pitt has yet to receive funds from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania for the current budget year. Join Chancellor Patrick Gallagher and the Pitt community in raising your voice on the issue.

Latest Accolades

Read about the latest awards, honors and recognition given to Pitt faculty, students, staff and alumni — as well as to Pitt itself — in Pittwire’s Accolades section.

Events Listing

Check out what’s happening at Pitt this week and beyond, including music performances and art exhibits, academic seminars and skills training sessions, festivals and open houses and much more.