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Pittsburgh Foundation-Flurry of Late-year Fundraising Fuels Strong 2016 Finish

FLURRY OF LATE-YEAR FUNDRAISING FUELS STRONG 2016 FINISH $ 43 million total for grantmaking is 22 percent more than for 2015   A...

 

#UcanB Provides STEM Career Education

  #UcanB Provides STEM Career Education Published on  April 18, 2017...

 

Working Women by Julia Fraser

Working Women   by  Julia Fraser  - April 17, 2017 Their numbers rise but wages lag D eana Keenan’s...

 

CFOs Recognize the Value of Diversity and Inclusion

CFOs Recognize the Value of Diversity and Inclusion By Margey O’Brien, Senior Vice President and Commercial Banking Market...

 

Arts Greenhouse Shares Power of Art, Music with Local Youth

  ARTS GREENHOUSE SHARES POWER OF ART, MUSIC WITH LOCAL YOUTH By  Pam Wigley   Arts Greenhouse participant Destiny...

 
 

WHITES DYING YOUNGER: A Sign of the White Middle Class Implosion

WHITES DYING YOUNGER: A Sign of the White Middle Class Implosion   “…We cling to the...

 

AUNT JEMIMA: A Stain on Black Women’s History, by Jack L. Daniel

AUNT JEMIMA:   A Stain on Black Women’s History   “My skin is black My arms are long My...

 
 

Crossing the Abyss By Grant Oliphant

                    3/1/2017 By Grant Oliphant...

 

Duquesne University Experts Weigh In On Resignation of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

In the wake of the resignation of President Trump’s National Security Adviser, two Duquesne University faculty experts offer insight on...

 

“ALTERNATIVE FACTS:” “Stay Woke!”

“ALTERNATIVE FACTS:”   “Stay Woke!”       “Doublethink...

 

This pro-life feminist explains why she joined the Women’s March on Washington and didn’t vote for Trump Molly Duerig

This pro-life feminist explains why she joined the Women’s March on Washington and didn’t vote for Trump By Molly...

 

Raoul Peck The"I Am Not Your Negro” Interview

Meeting Raoul! Raoul Peck The"I Am Not Your Negro ” Interview with Kam Williams PUM Contributor...

 

TODAY’S BLACK CHILDREN, TOMORROW’S BLACK HISTORY

TODAY’S BLACK CHILDREN, TOMORROW’S BLACK HISTORY “ Great men make history, but only such history as it is...

 

Chancellor Gallagher's Message on U.S. Immigration Decisions

Chancellor Gallagher's Message on U.S. Immigration Decisions   January 28, 2017   Dear Pitt...

 

President Gormley's Statement to the Campus Community on the Executive Immigration Order

President Gormley's Statement to the Campus Community on the Executive Immigration Order January 30, 2017 Dear members of the...

 

“HIDDEN FIGURES” AND OTHER THINGS THAT MAKE YOU GO “HMMM”

“HIDDEN FIGURES” AND OTHER THINGS THAT MAKE YOU GO “HMMM”     But for...

 

STATEMENT FROM MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO IN RESPONSE TO PRESIDENT TRUMP'S EXECUTIVE ORDERS REGARDING IMMIGRATION

STATEMENT FROM MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO IN RESPONSE TO PRESIDENT TRUMP'S EXECUTIVE ORDERS REGARDING IMMIGRATION    ...

 

“We are going to fight like hell.” Pittsburgh women march on Trump’s Washington.

“We are going to fight like hell.” Pittsburgh women march on Trump’s Washington.   Martha Rial  - PUBLIC...

 

10 Days Later: Trump Refuses to Lift a Finger to Save Pensions, Health Care for Coal Miners

  10 Days Later: Trump Refuses to Lift a Finger to Save Pensions, Health Care for Coal Miners Senators Release Letter...

 

Playoff picture is taking shape

   Playoff picture is taking shape   Teresa Varley Steelers.com      ...

 

CMU, City Officials Write the Book on Deliberative Democracy

CMU, City Officials Write the Book on Deliberative Democracy If the results of the contentious 2016 presidential election have taught us...

 

Philanthropy in the Trump era: Helping the Hurting Class get into the Middle Class

Philanthropy in the Trump era: Helping the Hurting Class get into the Middle Class   By Maxwell King President and CEO,...

 

Onward, By Grant Oliphant

Blog: THE Point     11/16/2016 By Grant Oliphant   Onward In the last week my team and I have...

 

Pitt's Chancellor Issues Message on Election

Chancellor's Election Message   November 10, 2016 Dear University Community, Tuesday, for the 58th time in...

 

The Day After the Day Of (POEM LAMENTING THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION RESULTS)

The Day After the Day Of by Paul Ilechko   The sky sheds its tears. This morning is the...

 
 

Facilitating a Smooth Transition to the Next Administration

Remarks by President Obama and President-elect Trump After Meeting Oval Office 12:36 P.M. EST PRESIDENT...

 

East Liberty Development Inc. Welcomes PULSE fellow, Damilola, to their team.

Welcoming PULSE fellow, Damilola, to the team.   We are excited to welcome a new addition to our team at...

 

League of Women Voters: Our Open Letter to the Presidential and Vice Presidential Debate Moderators

Our Open Letter to the Presidential and Vice Presidential Debate Moderators     MEMO...

 

Courts Must Step in to Ensure Fair Funding of Public Education Op-ed by State Senator Vincent Hughes

Courts Must Step in to Ensure Fair Funding of Public Education  Op-ed by State Senator Vincent Hughes | Huffington Post |...

 

Riverlife: The Promise and Potential of Mon Valley River Towns

  Riverlife talking with planners, residents to activate Western PA waterfronts, share Pittsburgh successes...

 

THE NATIONAL ANTHEM & ALMA MATERS: When Creeds and Deeds Drastically Differ

THE NATIONAL ANTHEM & ALMA MATERS: When Creeds and Deeds Drastically Differ  ...

 

FIRST LADY, MOM-IN-CHIEF, QUEEN MOTHER MICHELLE OBAMA ROCKS

FIRST LADY, MOM-IN-CHIEF, QUEEN MOTHER MICHELLE OBAMA ROCKS  ...

 

PUM Contributor Michelle Boasten on The Political Scene, Catching up with some of our nation's Movers and Shakers

PUM CONTRIBUTOR MICHELLE BOASTEN ON THE POLITICAL SCENE, HERE’S A ROUND UP OF HER COVERAGE:     PUM...

 

Rachel Carson Bridge will shine with new lighting installation to debut at Pittsburgh's Light Up Night 2016

Rachel Carson Bridge will shine with new lighting installation to debut at Pittsburgh's Light Up Night 2016...

 

Protecting our children from air pollution. What we can do.

Blog: THE Point     6/1/2016 By Philip Johnson   Protecting our children from air pollution. What...

 

ENGLISH-ONLY: An Extension of Immigrant and Racial Prejudice

ENGLISH-ONLY: An Extension of Immigrant and Racial Prejudice (This article is dedicated to students studying English as a...

 

“PRESIDENT” TRUMP’S MARCH TO THE WHITE HOUSE: “Where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.”

“PRESIDENT” TRUMP’S MARCH TO THE WHITE HOUSE: “Where your treasure is, there your heart will be...

 

Day of Giving returns May 3 to boost Pittsburgh nonprofits

Day of Giving returns May 3 to boost Pittsburgh nonprofits        The Pittsburgh Foundation’s...

 

Dr. Linda Lane: Modeling the Way

Blog: THE Point     4/26/2016 By Grant Oliphant Share   Dr. Linda Lane: Modeling the Way...

 

BLOG: What the Wolf Administration Has Done to Combat the Heroin Crisis

BLOG: What the Wolf Administration Has Done to Combat the Heroin Crisis April 27, 2016 By: Sophie Stone, Deputy Press...

 

What does a Just Pittsburgh mean to you? By Grant Oliphant

Blog: THE Point     4/13/2016 By Grant Oliphant   What does a Just Pittsburgh mean to you?...

 

"At home" in he new Pittsburgh by the Pittsburgh Foundation

“At home” in the new Pittsburgh Posted:  Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 15:28 For years, Pittsburgh had a...

 

Senator Fontana's News & Views: March 1, 2016

Two New Pennsylvania Laws Act 5 A new state law will allow individuals who have served a sentence for a nonviolent second...

 

BLOG: A Commonsense Severance Tax To Fund Our Schools

BLOG: A Commonsense Severance Tax To Fund Our Schools February 19, 2016 By: Pedro A. Rivera, Secretary of Education Last...

 

Budget Briefing: Schools that Teach from Gov. Tom Wolf

      Budget Briefing: Schools that Teach February 09, 2016 Pennsylvania is at a crossroads. We can...

 

BEYONCE, LIFTING AS SHE CLIMBS? by Jack L. Daniel-PUM Contributor

BEYONCE, LIFTING AS SHE CLIMBS? Well, son, I'll tell you: Life for me ain't been no crystal stair. …But all the time...

 

The Dignity & Respect Champion is.... Scott Lammie

The Dignity & Respect Champion is.... Scott Lammie    Everybody seems to...

 
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