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Volume 27 Issue 1

Collegiate Chorale sets auditions >

September 1st, 1994

Collegiate Chorale sets auditions The music department will hold auditions Sept. 10-17 for singing positions in the Collegiate Chorale. This chamber choir performs once each semester in the Bach cantata series in Heinz Chapel. Rehearsals are held on Wednesdays, 7:30-9:15 p.m. For more information, contact director John Goldsmith at 624-4508.

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Search for Press director begins; Public Safety search down to one candidate >

September 1st, 1994

Search for Press director begins; Public Safety search down to one candidate Applications currently are being accepted for the position of director of the University of Pittsburgh Press. Search committee chair Elizabeth Baranger said the committee hopes to fill the position by Jan. 1. Ads seeking applications have been placed by the search committee in […]

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Correction >

September 1st, 1994

Incorrect information was provided in the July 21 University Times about the American Cancer Society's George Heckman Memorial Institutional Grants for Cancer Research. Approximately half of the funds available will be allocated to projects focused on areas of high priority: a) studies designed to translate basic or laboratory findings to clinical application for the prevention, […]

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'Drawing on Worker Culture' showcases work of 3 cartoonists >

September 1st, 1994

'Drawing on Worker Culture' showcases work of 3 cartoonists Art and labor history intersect in amusing, insightful and sometimes profound ways in "Drawing on Worker Culture: The Labor Cartoons of Fred Wright, Gary Huck and Mike Konopacki," the current exhibition at the Frick Fine Arts Gallery. The centerpiece of the show, which runs through Oct. […]

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Edward E. Bozik >

September 1st, 1994

Edward E. Bozik Edward E. Bozik, a Pitt administrator for 16 years prior to his retirement in 1991, died July 21 at Allegheny General Hospital. He was 64. Bozik, of Fox Chapel, was recruited to Pitt in 1975 by then-President Wesley Posvar. The two had served together as Air Force pilots and as faculty members […]

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$5,000 donated toward creation of Japanese nationality room >

September 1st, 1994

$5,000 donated toward creation of Japanese nationality room The Japanese city of Omiya, through a visiting cultural exchange delegation, has donated $5,000 toward the construction of a Japanese nationality room in the Cathedral of Learning. According to Yoko Tai, design committee coordinator, the room is tentatively planned as a Katsura, or "detached palace," patterned after […]

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Thomas Fitzpatrick >

September 1st, 1994

Thomas Fitzpatrick Former professor of medical and hospital administration Thomas B. Fitzpatrick died of cancer Aug. 18. He was 79. He retired from the University in 1985. Fitzpatrick began teaching at Pitt as an associate professor in the Graduate School of Public Health in 1968. Prior to joining the Pitt faculty, he worked as vice […]

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Carpool sale runs through Sept. 16 >

September 1st, 1994

Carpool sale runs through Sept. 16 With Pitt parking permit rates going up, the Department of Parking and Transportation is holding a "carpool sale" through Sept. 16. Anyone who forms a carpool, joins a carpool and registers the carpool by that date is eligible to receive the $5 per passenger discount on the old parking […]

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Board OKs 2.4% raise for chancellor, 2.7% for other officers >

September 1st, 1994

Board OKs 2.4% raise for chancellor, 2.7% for other officers Chancellor J. Dennis O'Connor was given a 2.4 percent ($5,225) salary increase by the Board of Trustees compensation committee Aug. 8, raising his annual pay to $221,500. The committee also approved 2.7 percent raises for six senior officers, the same percentage increase as the average […]

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