Campus News

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Held each year in the Cathedral of Learning, the Holiday Open House will feature performances, food and crafts, as well as tours of the festively decorated Nationality Rooms. This Sunday’s events also include a sneak peek at the newest room.
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From study abroad programs to courses and events infused with a global perspective, efforts at Pitt continue to broaden horizons.
Kelley in front of an HRC logo on a building
Pitt is building on a foundation of inclusiveness and awareness about LGBTQIA+ issues, inspiring student-led efforts and national praise.
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The new academic year brings the reveal of renovations at Hillman Library, updated computer labs and study areas, and new green spaces for gathering, among dozens of other projects.
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Hari Sastry, currently director of the U.S. Department of State’s Office of U.S. Foreign Assistance Resources, will be nominated to the post during the full University of Pittsburgh Board of Trustees’ September meeting.
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From an interdisciplinary series about water issues in Central Asia to new minors for less commonly taught languages, there’s lots to explore this year in academics at Pitt.
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For new students, faculty and staff members, getting acclimated to campus life can be challenging. Here’s a guide to help.
The new calendar, developed by the Office of University Communications, hosts information about events across participating Pitt campuses, centers and departments.
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New food options, locations and services bring more choice to the campus community, aiming to make sustainability synonymous with Pitt dining.
Young woman with blonde hair wearing Pitt Arrival Survival T-shirt and sunglasses
Arrival Survival, the annual move-in event for Pitt students starts Monday, Aug. 20, on the Pittsburgh campus and runs through the end of the week. The essential information and helpful links to more details are collected here for students and their families.