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Senate Matters: Monitoring women’s progress; A freshman’s perspective >

Thursday, February 17th, 2011

Senate Matters:

Faculty salaries; Pitt’s administration responds >

Thursday, February 3rd, 2011

University Senate Matters: Freshman Update >

Thursday, November 11th, 2010

Senate Matters: Ideas that matter >

Thursday, October 14th, 2010

Senate Matters: Dependent care support >

Thursday, September 30th, 2010

Senate Matters: A different freshman class >

Thursday, September 16th, 2010

Senate Matters:

Faculty should consider University Senate service >

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Senate Matters >

Thursday, April 1st, 2010

Blue and Gold goes green Attilio Favorini This semester the usual University Senate plenary session will be incorporated into a sustainability festival, scheduled for April 8 and 9 in the William Pitt Union. The festival offers the occasion for both a reckoning and a celebration of sustainability efforts occurring in every corner of the campus. […]

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Thursday, March 4th, 2010

University Senate Matters/Lisa Marie Bernardo Your dharma is calling As a yoga practitioner, I balance my life by following the four purusharthas: dharma (duty, responsibility); artha (prosperity); kama (pleasure), and moksha (pursuit of liberation).  It is from this perspective that I live my dharma (duty and responsibility) to the University, where I have worked for […]


Thursday, February 4th, 2010

UNIVERSITY SENATE MATTERS/Gordon R. Mitchell Disseminating research Release of the University Senate library committee’s report on last spring’s plenary session, “Scholarly Publishing Today and Tomorrow,” refocuses attention on what keynote speaker David Shulenberger called a “crisis in the distribution of research.” Disintegration of the financial models for publishing and distributing academic research, systematic erosion of […]