The Plan for Pitt: Strengthen Communities

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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.
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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.
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Kirk Holbrook has been named director of the University of Pittsburgh’s Hill District Community Engagement Center (CEC). Pitt’...
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All amenities in the docking terminal of PITT OHIO’s Harmar facility — including lights, electric forklifts, computers and battery chargers — operate from power supplied by an on-site microgrid designed by Pitt’s Gregory Reed and a cohort of Swanson School of Engineering graduate students.
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At his work and in his latest book, Steve Casner (A&S ’90G) explores how people put themselves in harm’s way by underestimating risks and overestimating their own abilities.