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Volume 28 Issue 18

Chancellor search is slowed by scheduling difficulties >

May 9th, 1996

Because of difficulties in scheduling interviews with candidates, the chancellor search committee is running about two weeks behind schedule, according to committee chairperson James C. Roddey. Originally, the committee had planned to complete interviews and background checks on candidates by early May, trim the list to four semi-finalists, and bring those people to the Pittsburgh […]

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Branch of international childhood education group meets here >

May 9th, 1996

The U.S. branch of the only worldwide, non-governmental organization dedicated to improving early childhood education held its annual meeting at Pitt, May 3-5. Though most of the weekend's events were limited to U.S. national committee members of the World Organization for Early Childhood Education, Pitt is expected to benefit from hosting the meeting. The University […]

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What they're asking the chancellor candidates >

May 9th, 1996

They're not rigidly scripted, but the Pitt chancellor search committee's interviews with candidates all follow the same general format and prepared list of questions. The question list distributed to the 24 committee members points out: "These should be viewed as basic questions. Other questions leading from answers to these questions and questions of your own […]

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UPJ community service award given >

May 9th, 1996

Participants in the Missionsbreak '96 project of the campus ministry of Pitt's Johnstown campus (UPJ) have been awarded the first annual UPJ Advisory Board community service recognition award. Created to acknowledge the community-service contributions of full-time UPJ faculty, staff, students and student organizations, the award was presented to the Rev. Scott Gobbel, Protestant campus minister; […]

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Average salaries here range from high of UPMC executives to low of Titusville clerical personnel >

May 9th, 1996

The average salary among the 14 executives, administrators and managers at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) was $205,656 as of Oct. 31, 1995. Meanwhile, the nine secretaries and clerical workers at the Titusville campus were pulling in an average of $13,233. Those numbers represent the high and low salary ranges for full-time, non-union […]

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Assembly approves policy on faculty-student relationships, but with two amendments >

May 9th, 1996

A proposed policy that would restrict con- sensual sexual relationships between Pitt faculty and students has won conditional support from a key faculty group. At its May 7 meeting, Faculty Assembly voted 18-3 to endorse the policy, but with two amendments. According to the Assembly, the policy should be rewritten to: * Prohibit faculty from […]

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