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CMU To Celebrate Inauguration of President Farnam Jahanian

CMU To Celebrate Inauguration of President Farnam Jahanian Carnegie Mellon University will  inaugurate its 10th president , Farnam...

 

Mike Bloomberg Names Pittsburgh Winner in Bloomberg American Cities Climate Challenge

Mike Bloomberg Names Pittsburgh Winner in Bloomberg American Cities Climate Challenge          ...

 

Pitt’s Community Engagement Center in Homewood Opens Front Door to Services and Programs for All Ages

Pitt’s Community Engagement Center in Homewood Opens Front Door to Services and Programs for All Ages Long-term...

 

The 1 Million Project Foundation to Connect more than 600 PPS High School Students in the 2018-2019 School Year

The 1MILLION PROJECT FOUNDATION TO CONNECT MORE THAN 600 PITTSBURGH HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS IN THE 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR  ...

 

Hundreds gather at Covestro THINC30 to foster Pittsburgh’s sustainability

Hundreds gather at Covestro THINC 30 to foster Pittsburgh’s sustainability Second annual...

 

Albert Lexie, Long-Time Shoeshiner and Philanthropist at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Dies at 76

Albert Lexie, Long-Time Shoeshiner and Philanthropist at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Dies at 76   Albert...

 

In the spirit of Hispanic Heritage Month Google Doodle Celebrating Roberto Clemente

  In the spirit of Hispanic Heritage Month Google Doodle Celebrating Roberto Clemente “I want to be remembered as a...

 

Magee-Womens Research Institute Awarded $1M to Winning Research Team at Magee Prize Dinner

Magee-Womens Research Institute Awarded $1M to Winning Research Team at Magee Prize Dinner     During the...

 

Duquesne University Statement on Student Death

Duquesne University Statement on Student Death October 5, 2018   The Duquesne University community is deeply saddened by...

 
 

Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault Associated with Poorer Physical and Mental Health Among Midlife Women

Sexual Harassment and Sexual Assault Associated with Poorer Physical and Mental Health Among Midlife Women    A new study...

 

Supreme Court Justice: As Defined Primarily by White Men,by Jack L. Daniel

SUPREME COURT JUSTICE: AS DEFINED PRIMARILY BY WHITE MEN   Supreme Court “justice” is...

 

President Gormley Introduces Inaugural Fellow at August Wilson House Ground Blessing

President Gormley Introduces Inaugural Fellow at August Wilson House Ground Blessing Duquesne University President Ken...

 

Pittsburgh Center for the Arts' 2018 Emerging Artist of the Year: Njaimeh Njie

Pittsburgh Center for the Arts' 2018 Emerging Artist of the Year: Njaimeh Njie   I Refuse To Be Intimidated By Your...

 

Dr. Monica Lamar Named Assistant Superintendent for Instructional Leadership

Superintendent Appoints Longtime Pittsburgh School Leader as Assistant Superintendent for Instructional Leadership  Board Approves...

 

Wheatley introduces legislation to legalize adult use of cannabis

Wheatley introduces legislation to legalize adult use of cannabis Bill also seeks to expunge records, release those jailed for...

 

Shady Side Academy Names Bartley Griffith Jr. '93 Next President

Shady Side Academy Names Alumnus Bartley Griffith Jr. ’93 Next President     Shady Side Academy has announced the...

 

Askwith Kenner Global Languages and Cultures Room Brings the World to CMU Campus

Askwith Kenner Global Languages and Cultures Room Brings the World to CMU Campus Students will soon be able to stroll down the streets of...

 

Former U.S. Secretary of Transportation Joins Carnegie Mellon University

Former U.S. Secretary of Transportation Joins Carnegie Mellon University During his time at CMU, Anthony Foxx will work with the...

 

Salvation Army Western PA Division Under New Leadership

The Salvation Army has announced that effective September 1st, Majors Raphael and Sandra Jackson have taken their newly appointed post as the...

 

Pittsburgh Native Rapper Mac Miller Dead Of Apparent Overdose at 26

  Pittsburgh Native Rapper Mac Miller Dead Of Apparent Overdose         Mac Miller has died...

 

Governor Wolf Urges Swift Passage of Campus Safety Legislation

Governor Wolf Urges Swift Passage of Campus Safety Legislation Harrisburg, PA  - With the Trump administration proposing to weaken...

 

Sen. Fontana Announces $15.75 Million in Redevelopment Assistance

Sen. Fontana Announces $15.75 Million in Redevelopment Assistance     Senator Wayne D. Fontana is...

 

Neighborhood Allies Releases the Second Issue of Our Best Practice Reports Series

An Instructional Experience on the Challenge of Combating Displacement at Penn Plaza   Neighborhood Allies Releases the Second Issue...

 

Parents' Back to School Guide, with Dr. Omari C. Daniel who has taught public school children for more than two decades

PARENTS’ BACK TO SCHOOL GUIDE Introduction .   What follows is not a “back to school” guide related to...

 

Bernard Rousseau Named Chair of Department of Communication Science and Disorders

Bernard Rousseau Named Chair of Department of Communication Science and Disorders The  University of Pittsburgh School of...

 

High School Boards and Bishop David Zubik Approve Name Change to North Catholic High School

High School Boards and Bishop David Zubik Approve Name Change to North Catholic High School     August 22, 2018  ...

 

Wheatley launches online petition to legalize marijuana Urges citizens to sign in support of upcoming bill

Wheatley launches online petition to legalize marijuana Urges citizens to sign in support of upcoming bill   HARRISBURG,...

 

TAKE A KNEE FOR A MOMENT; THEN TURN THE MOMENT INTO A MOVEMENT!

TAKE A KNEE FOR A MOMENT; THEN TURN THE MOMENT INTO A MOVEMENT!    ...

 

Kirk Holbrook to Lead Pitt’s Hill District Community Engagement Center

Kirk Holbrook to Lead Pitt’s Hill District Community Engagement Center Kirk Holbrook has been named director of the...

 

New Pitt Research: Glaring Racial Disparities in Out-of-school Suspensions; a Warning About the Role of On-site Law Enforcement

New Pitt Research: Glaring Racial Disparities in Out-of-school Suspensions; a Warning About the Role of On-site Law Enforcement...

 

Statewide Grand Jury Report on Child Sexual Abuse and the Necessary Next Steps

Statewide Grand Jury Report on Child Sexual Abuse and the Necessary Next Steps (From: Senator Fontana's News & Views: August 21,...

 

Councilman Lavelle Announces a Community Benefits Agreement with UPMC Mercy Hospital

COUNCILMAN LAVELLE ANNOUNCES A COMMUNITY BENEFITS AGREEMENT WITH UPMC MERCY HOSPITAL   Councilman Lavelle has reached a community...

 

Charter Flights Between China and Pittsburgh International Airport Launches

CHARTER FLIGHTS BETWEEN CHINA AND PITTSBURGH INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT WILL LAUNCHES   Pittsburgh becomes first mid-sized U.S....

 

Pittsburgh Opera is pleased to announce veteran fund-raiser Michael Braxton as the new Director of Development.

Pittsburgh Opera is pleased to announce veteran fund-raiser Michael Braxton as the new Director of Development....

 

New City Guidelines Adopted on Protest Activity and Response

New City Guidelines Adopted on Protest Activity and Response In the past five weeks since the shooting in East Pittsburgh Borough of...

 

Wheatley introduces legislation to legalize marijuana

Wheatley introduces legislation to legalize marijuana      Pointing to the success similar programs are having in...

 

City Releases Pittsburgh Equity Indicators Report: A Baseline Measurement for Enhancing Equity in Pittsburgh

City Releases Pittsburgh Equity Indicators Report: A Baseline Measurement for Enhancing Equity in Pittsburgh   As part of the...

 

PPG Appoints Malesia Dunn, Executive Director, PPG Foundation and Corporate Global Social Responsibility

PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced the appointment of Malesia Dunn as executive director, PPG Foundation and corporate global social responsibility....

 

Governor Wolf Signs Clean Slate Bill, Calls for More Criminal Justice Reform

Governor Wolf Signs Clean Slate Bill, Calls for More Criminal Justice Reform Governor Tom Wolf was joined by Representative Sheryl...

 

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Receives $10,000 Grant from Penguins Foundation for August Wilson Park

Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy Receives $10,000 Grant from Penguins Foundation for August Wilson Park     The Pittsburgh...

 

Region’s Demographics Changing

Region’s Demographics Changing by Julia Fraser - June 28, 2018 Pittsburgh Today   Southwestern Pennsylvania is...

 

Pitt’s Board of Trustees Votes to Remove Parran Name From Graduate School of Public Health Building

Pitt’s Board of Trustees Votes to Remove Parran Name From Graduate School of Public Health Building    ...

 

Rivers Casino Community Champions Volunteer with Hosanna House

RIVERS CASINO COMMUNITY CHAMPIONS VOLUNTEER WITH HOSANNA HOUSE Team Members prep for this season’s activities on June service day...

 

Legislators offer ways to improve police-community relations

Legislators offer ways to improve police-community relations News conference held week after the shooting death of Antwon Rose...

 

Is This America? John Ellis, VP of Communication at The Heinz Endowments, expresses his horror and shame at the police shooting of Antwon Rose

Is This America? John Ellis, VP of Communication at The Heinz Endowments, expresses his horror and shame at the police...

 

CMU, Howard University Offer Dual Engineering Ph.D. Degrees

CMU, Howard University Offer Dual Engineering Ph.D. Degrees By Marika Yang James H. Garrett, Jr., dean of CMU's College of...

 

PUM One on One: Carol Barone-Martin, Executive Director of Childhood Education at PPS

PUM One on One: Carol Barone-Martin, Executive Director for Early Childhood Education at the Pittsburgh Public School District  ...

 

Pitt Alumnus Brings Award-winning Poetry to the Classroom, Reflects on Race and Justice

Pitt Alumnus Brings Award-winning Poetry to the Classroom, Reflects on Race and Justice Poet Cameron Barnett (A&S ’16G) is...

 

Grief for the "Bourdains" as well as Lesser Known People

GRIEF FOR THE “BOURDAINS” AS WELL AS LESSER KNOWN PEOPLE   The media blaze with “gone...

 
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