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IGNITE: A University of Pittsburgh Research Study looking for 65-80 year old participants

(Click image to enlarge) STUDY BASICS Are you between 65-80 and looking to become more active? Are you able to walk with no pain or...

 

University of Pittsburgh To Begin Work on Novel Coronavirus Vaccine

University of Pittsburgh To Begin Work on Novel Coronavirus Vaccine The University of Pittsburgh is in the process of obtaining samples...

 

McKeesport Native Swin Cash Part Of 2020 Women’s Basketball Hall Of Fame Class

    – The Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame announced the Class of 2020 on ESPN2 during the #5 Connecticut at...

 

Elected Official's Opinion Letter

Elected Official's Opinion Letter   We, the undersigned Elected Officials, represent both the City of Pittsburgh and...

 

CMU Issues Apology After Map Omits Black Neighborhoods

  CMU Issues Apology After Map Omits Black Neighborhoods Carnegie Mellon University should have never used this map, as it...

 

August Wilson House Deplores CMU Map

August Wilson House Deplores CMU Map August Wilson House Deplores CMU Map The Board and staff of August Wilson House joins with all of...

 

Pittsburgh NAACP Responds to Judge Tranquilli Being Placed on Administrative Duty

Pittsburgh NAACP Responds to Judge Tranquilli Being Placed on Administrative Duty   Statement on...

 

ACBA President issues statement in response to Judge that allegedly used racially derogatory words

  ACBA President issues statement in response to Judge that allegedly used racially derogatory words The Allegheny County Bar...

 

Pittsburgh NAACP Hires Executive Director

Pittsburgh NAACP Hires Executive Director Kellie Ware-Seabron will lead the Pittsburgh branch of the NAACP as its new executive...

 

Wheatley, Hughes hold event recognizing National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day in Pennsylvania

Wheatley, Hughes hold event recognizing  National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day in Pennsylvania As part of National Black...

 

District Announces Partnership with Two Local Universities to Launch Para2Teacher Program

District Announces Partnership with Two Local Universities to Launch Para2Teacher Program  ...

 

Blacks and Mexicans Banished from Johnstown

BLACKS AND MEXICANS BANISHED FROM JOHNSTOWN   Following the shooting of 4 police officers, “Fear and uncertainty gripped most...

 

Endowments invests $700K to launch youth program

Endowments invests $700K to launch program that prepares youth for future work and commitment to community   Pittsburgh...

 

UPDATE: Petition to lift the ban of braids, locks, and twists at Central Catholic High School

A petition seeking to change the hair policy at Central Catholic High School has over 72,000 signatures and growing, the organizer,...

 

Pittsburgh Promise Receives $2 Million from Richard King Mellon Foundation to Pilot New Initiative and Partnership with Carlow and CCAC

The Pittsburgh Promise received $2 million from the Richard King Mellon Foundation (RKMF) to launch a four-year pilot program called Promise...

 

Converse's Breaking Down Barriers Honors the Athletes Who Broke the NBA's Color Line

Converse's Breaking Down Barriers Honors the Athletes Who Broke the NBA's Color Line   Pictured: Chuck Cooper, Earl...

 

KST Board of Directors names Joseph Hall KST's next Executive Director

  KST Board of Directors names Joseph Hall KST's next Executive Director The Board of Directors of the Kelly Strayhorn Theater...

 

$1 million grant to fund initiative to boost minorities in educational research and development

$1 million grant to fund initiative to boost minorities in educational research and development The University of Pittsburgh and Remake...

 

Fitzgerald Announces Release of County’s Safety + Justice Challenge Report

Fitzgerald Announces Release of County’s Safety + Justice Challenge Report   County Executive Rich Fitzgerald announced today...

 

Capel inks two-year contract extension; signed through 2026-27

CAPEL INKS TWO-YEAR CONTRACT EXTENSION; SIGNED THROUGH 2026-27     University of Pittsburgh men's basketball head coach...

 

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Appoints Byron Stripling as Principal Pops Conductor

PITTSBURGH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA APPOINTS BYRON STRIPLING AS PRINCIPAL POPS CONDUCTOR Conductor and Jazz Trumpet Musician will be only the...

 
 

2019 Year-In-Review: Progress on Voting, Criminal Justice, Education & More

2019 Year-In-Review: Progress on Voting, Criminal Justice, Education & More From the largest expansion of voting rights in 80 years...

 

Mayor Peduto Names Marty LaMar Chief Economic Development Officer

Mayor William Peduto today named Marty LaMar, a nationally-recognized development and affordable housing expert, as the City’s Chief...

 

Governor Wolf Approves $26.5 Million to Bolster Healthy, Thriving Neighborhoods throughout Pennsylvania

Governor Wolf Approves $26.5 Million to Bolster Healthy, Thriving Neighborhoods throughout Pennsylvania Today, Governor Tom Wolf...

 

Steven Knapp, president emeritus of The George Washington University, named president of Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh

  The board of trustees of Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh has named Steven Knapp, Ph.D., the institution’s 11th president. Dr....

 

New Urban Redevelopment Authority Leadership Announced

Mayor William Peduto and Urban Redevelopment Authority board chair Sam Williamson announces Greg Flisram of Kansas City, Mo., will be the new...

 

PUM One on One: Dorian Cunion, Zone Vice President, 7-Eleven

PUM One on One: Dorian Cunion, Zone Vice President, 7-Eleven Franchising Opportunities at 7-Eleven, the world’s largest...

 

Njaimeh Njie Named Duquesne University/August Wilson House Fellow

Njaimeh Njie Named Duquesne University/August Wilson House Fellow Award-winning artist Njaimeh Njie has been named the  Fall 2019...

 

SportsPITTSBURGH Executive Named to Advisory Committee

SportsPITTSBURGH Executive Named to Advisory Committee SportsPITTSBURGH’s Executive Director Jennifer Hawkins has been named to the...

 

Vibrant Pittsburgh names Saunders Mosby as new chief executive

Vibrant Pittsburgh today announced the appointment of a new President and CEO, Sabrina S. Saunders Mosby. Mosby replaces Melanie Harrington,...

 

PUM One One: Dennis Briggs, Financial Wiz, Football Star & Family Man

PUM One on One: Dennis Albert Briggs Financial Wiz, Football Star & Family Man by Isaiah Reign Beckham...

 

Governor Wolf Names New Members to the Pennsylvania Commission for Women

Governor Tom Wolf announces the appointment of nine dedicated business, civic, and community leaders to serve on the Pennsylvania Commission for...

 

Peduto Announces New Assistant Directors in Departments of Mobility and Infrastructure and Parks and Recreation

Mayor William Peduto Announces New Assistant Directors in Departments of Mobility and Infrastructure and Parks and Recreation  ...

 

Bart Griffith '93 Is Formally Installed as SSA President

Bart Griffith '93 Is Formally Installed as SSA President   Shady Side Academy officially installed alumnus  Bartley P. Griffith...

 

After More Than Two Decades, Alumna's Acclaimed ‘The Skin I’m In’ Still Resonates

After More Than Two Decades, Pitt Alumna's Acclaimed ‘The Skin I’m In’ Still Resonates     The...

 

Brightside Academy Welcomes Shawna Starling, BSED, MSODL as Vice President of Intervention and Developmental Services

Brightside Academy Welcomes Shawna Starling, BSED, MSODL as Vice President of Intervention and Developmental Services  ...

 

NFL Statement on the Status of Antonio Brown

NFL STATEMENT ON THE STATUS OF ANTONIO BROWN   In response to questions about the status of Antonio Brown, the NFL released the...

 

Pharmacy Student Serving the Underserved in New National Appointment

 Pharmacy Student Serving the Underserved in New National Appointment     When University of Pittsburgh student ...

 

PUM One on One with Sala Udin on launching his new business: Travel Concierge at your service.

PUM One on One with Sala Udin on launching his new business:  Travel Concierge at your service.   Politician,...

 

PUM One on One: Shady Side Academy New President Bart Griffith Jr. ‘93

  PUM One on One: Shady Side Academy New President Bart Griffith Jr. ‘93 A Leader Committed to Unleashing the Potential for...

 

Statement of Sorrow from Pittsburgh Public Schools September 9, 2019

  Statement of Sorrow from Pittsburgh Public Schools   September 9, 2019     It is with deep...

 

Bioengineering Researcher Gelsy Torres-Oviedo Awarded Grant to Study Stroke Patients

Bioengineering Researcher Gelsy Torres-Oviedo Awarded Grant to Study Stroke Patients       Gelsy...

 

Rayid Ghani, Pioneer in Applying AI to Social Issues, Joins Carnegie Mellon

Rayid Ghani, Pioneer in Applying AI to Social Issues, Joins Carnegie Mellon CMU alumnus was chief scientist for 2012 Obama presidential...

 

County Debuts ‘Project Reset’ to Help Residents Clear, Seal Criminal Records

County Debuts ‘Project Reset’ to Help Residents Clear, Seal Criminal Records     County Executive Rich...

 

Giant Eagle - Free Grocery Delivery to Hill District

Since the Shop 'n Save closed in March 2019, the Hill CDC has been working diligently with local partners to find a way to make food more...

 

Allegheny County Jail Cited as Model in Reducing Barriers for Parents in Prison

    Allegheny County Jail Cited as Model in Reducing Barriers for Parents in Prison   In July, the Urban Institute...

 

PUM One on One: Heather Thompson 7-Eleven, Inc. Franchise Sales Rep.

PUM One on One: Heather Thompson|7-Eleven, Inc.| Patriot Zone- Franchise Sales Rep| W.PA-WV-MD-KY|   PUM: You are...

 

Pittsburgh Public Safety Statement on El Paso, Dayton

Pittsburgh Public Safety Statement on El Paso, Dayton     Public Safety is deeply saddened by the senseless loss of life...

 

Steelers extend Tomlin's contract

Steelers extend Tomlin's contract     Stability. In sports it’s something that doesn’t...

 
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