Year of Engagement

Empty theater with paper bags in each of its 500 seats
The 500-seat theater “sold out” on April 24 with more than $10,000 in donations to Bradford’s soup kitchen.
A Zoom meeting with four visible participants
Attendees of the Community Engaged Scholarship Forum gathered to elevate, celebrate and reflect on resilience in the face of obstacles and overcoming challenges.
10 hands one top of one another in a black and white photograph
People and projects ranging from college prep programs to public art intiatives were recognized at the 2021 Community Engaged Scholarship Forum.
Madison Jarnot in a gray tank top and pink headband sitting on a window sill
Voices: Celebrating the Beauty and Diversity of America’s Literary Landscape launches Jan. 28 at 8 p.m. The free virtual series brings together student writers and award-winning authors.
A person in a yellow Pitt shirt, gray hat and face mask waves at someone while holding a gallon of milk
Want to get involved in an organization or community group but unsure where to start? The Student Government Board has a personalized, new program to help.
A man in a pink and gray shirt with a Pitt face mask
Years ago, three students dreamed up the Year of Engagement and worked to make it a reality for 2020-2021. Learn how to get involved—including applying for funding and winning prizes during the Fourteen Day Challenge, which starts today.
Angela Davis and Ibram X. Kendi in a stitched photo
Next week’s Diversity Forum 2020 will feature more than 55 virtual sessions to help participants gain the tools to make their communities more diverse, equitable and inclusive. Speakers include Angela Davis and Ibram X. Kendi.