awards

Pittwire Celebrates an Award-winning Year

In its first year, Pittwire brought national and international exposure to the work done at Pitt, with stories that inspired and resonated with the public — and Pittwire itself garnered several journalism awards and honors in May.
Cathedral in the fall season

Office of Child Development Honored with UPSIDE Award

The Office of Child Development (OCD) has been awarded the Chancellor’s University Prize for Strategic, Inclusive and Diverse...
Larry E. Davis

Larry E. Davis Earns Career Achievement Honors

Pitt’s School of Social Work Dean Larry E. Davis has been awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by Nabhi Christian Ministries of...
David Brienza and Jon Perlman

Wheelchair Testing Methods Receives $5 Million in Funding

Research by University of Pittsburgh professors that will develop new test methods for wheelchairs and seating systems was...
W. Vincent Liu and Adam K. Leibovich

Pitt Physics and Astronomy Professors Elected American Physical Society Fellows

Pitt Physics and Astronomy professors Adam K. Leibovich and W. Vincent Liu have been elected 2017 Fellows of the American...
Rob Rutenbar

Rutenbar Honored for Distinguished Contributions to Electronic System Design

Senior Vice Chancellor for Research Rob A. Rutenbar has been selected as the recipient of the 2017 Phil Kaufman Award for...
Richard McMahon

Pitt-Greensburg Dining Services Director Honored for Service

Richard McMahon, director of Dining Services for Chartwells Higher Education at Pitt-Greensburg, was the recognized with an...

Bradford’s Alan Hancock Receives Staff Recognition Award

Panther Shop online associate Alan Hancock has been chosen by his fellow University of Pittsburgh at Bradford staff members as...