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Volume 29 Issue 16

John C. Camillus >

April 17th, 1997

John C. Camillus Donald R. Beall Professor of Strategic Management, Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business. Served on Senate Council (1981-84). During the 1980s, U.S. businesses showed universities how not to respond to rapid change and an unpredictable environment, according to Camillus, whose academic specialty is strategic planning. "Downsizing, re-engineering and unrestrained cost-cutting have […]

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UPJ Student Affairs vice president named >

April 17th, 1997

David Rooney, former assistant vice president for Student Affairs at California State University, Sacramento, has been appointed vice president of Student Affairs at Pitt's Johnstown campus (UPJ). Rooney also has worked at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, Arizona State and Texas Tech University. He holds bachelor's degrees in psychology and special education and a master's […]

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Keith A. McDuffie >

April 17th, 1997

Keith A. McDuffie Professor, Hispanic languages and literatures, Faculty of Arts and Sciences. University Senate president (1995 to present), vice president (1984-85) and member of various Senate committees (1977-1984). McDuffie wants to build on what he calls the "healthy working relationship" that has grown during the last two years between the Senate, the Nordenberg administration […]

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Gordon K. MacLeod >

April 17th, 1997

Gordon K. MacLeod Professor, health services administration, Graduate School of Public Health, and clinical professor of medicine, School of Medicine. Current member of Faculty Assembly (since 1994), Senate Council (since 1995) and the benefits and welfare committee (since 1991). At a time when the Senate is focusing its attention increasingly on employee health benefits and […]

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BOOKS & JOURNALS >

April 17th, 1997

In this 26th annual edition of Books and Journals by the Faculty, we recognize Pitt faculty members who write or edit books as well as edit or co-edit journals. Book submissions have been arranged according to school, and listed alphabetically by title for easier reference. In instances of co-authored and co-edited books, the Pitt faculty […]

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University asks students to pledge to live by certain common values >

April 17th, 1997

Beginning next fall, students attending Pitt's Freshman Convocation will be asked to pledge to live by common values of mutual respect and civility, self-restraint, concern for others, and academic integrity. The pledge statement, called "The Pitt Promise: A Commitment to Civility," also will be used at other University events and in Pitt publications. Unlike Pitt's […]

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The Pitt Promise: >

April 17th, 1997

The University of Pittsburgh is committed to the advancement of learning and service to the society. This is best accomplished in an atmosphere of mutual respect and civility, self-restraint, concern for others, and academic integrity. By choosing to join this community, I accept the obligation to live by these common values and commit myself to […]

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Pitt Scouts for Food drive runs to April 28 >

April 17th, 1997

Three years ago, the Pitt Scouts for Food drive was bringing in 8,000 to 9,000 units of food annually. Two years ago, thanks largely to the coordinating efforts of Karen Valauri, director of Student Activities for the College of General Studies, the drive brought in 50,000 units. Last year, the Pitt Volunteer Pool took over […]

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