Students seeking a study-abroad experience in rural Africa have a unique option by way of Pitt-Titusville. Spending time in rural Pennsylvania is just a stop along the way to the even more rural Karagwe district in northwestern Tanzania for students in the Pitt in Tanzania program led by UPT faculty member Linda Winkler. Participants start […]
Pitt’s Titusville campus held its annual campus cleanup day June 13. Tackling some landscaping chores were, from left, biology professor Chris Coat, Director of Residence Life Jim Pennington, administrative assistant for Student Affairs Susan Andrews, nursing secretary Marlene Hamrick and UPT student and summer maintenance worker Ryan Smith.
Pitt’s College of General Studies is moving its Monroeville satellite location from the Monroeville ExpoMart to Penn Center East on Route 22 in Wilkins Township. Four fall term classes are to be held in the new space. The complex already is home to several other schools including the University of Phoenix, Waynesburg College and Indiana […]
The Pitt Volunteer Pool is sponsoring a career clothing drive on July 9 to aid efforts of Pennsylvania Women Work, an organization that promotes the economic self-sufficiency of single parents, displaced homemakers and individuals in transition. The organization is seeking donations of professional clothing for women and men that is appropriate for job interviews and […]
‘BioDun Ogundayo, Pitt-Bradford professor of French and comparative literature, left, discusses the imagery in a new mural in UPB’s Blaisdell Hall with senior A.J. Laganosky. Laganosky, an interdisciplinary arts major, was among 10 students who designed and painted the mural during a summer term class taught by art professor and muralist Kong Ho. Dedicated earlier […]
Two Pitt technology projects were recognized this month as Laureates by the Industrial Distribution Group’s (IDG) Computerworld honors program. For two decades, the Computerworld honors program has acknowledged those individuals and organizations that have used information technology to benefit society. Since 2003, the Computerworld honors program has selected the University for more than 15 awards […]