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"Mind Field" Aims to Raise Awareness of Subtle Racism

  "MIND FIELD" AIMS TO RAISE AWARENESS OF SUBTLE RACISM By  Julianne Mattera A student-created interactive...

 

Sustainability Watch: Cost of Living by Pittsburgh Today

Sustainability Watch: Cost of Living by  Pittsburgh Today  - June 20, 2017 (PUM Media Partner)    ...

 

Cancer Immunology Leader named Director of UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Cancer Immunology Leader named Director of UPMC Hillman Cancer Center         – Robert L. Ferris,...

 

Jahanian Appointed Interim President of Carnegie Mellon University

AHANIAN APPOINTED INTERIM PRESIDENT OF CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY Carnegie Mellon University’s Board of Trustees has appointed...

 

Mayor William Peduto and American Architectural Foundation Release Mobility Summit Report

Mayor William Peduto and American Architectural Foundation Release Mobility Summit Report    ...

 

Closing the Opportunity Gap

CLOSING THE OPPORTUNITY GAP   Many parents recently enjoyed their children’s achievement of educational...

 

Peter Brav The 331 Innings Interview

Author Expounds on Latest Labor of Love   Peter Brav The “331 Innings” Interview with Kam...

 

Pens make history with repeat title

Pens make history with repeat title by Sam Kasan  @PensInsideScoop  / Pittsburgh Penguins     June 11th, 2017...

 

Chancellor Gallagher in Science Magazine: Pittsburgh Myth, Paris Reality

Chancellor Gallagher in Science Magazine: Pittsburgh Myth, Paris Reality Chancellor Patrick Gallagher writes in  Science...

 
 

Carnegie Mellon President Stepping Down After 4 Years

SURESH TO STEP DOWN AS PRESIDENT OF CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY Carnegie Mellon University President Subra Suresh will be stepping down from his...

 

Statement by Mayor William Peduto on Paris Climate Accords

 Statement by Mayor William Peduto on Paris Climate Accords   Statement below from Mayor William Peduto on...

 

Shout Out to Black Church Music Makers-PUM Celebrating Black Music Month

SHOUT OUT TO BLACK CHURCH MUSIC MAKERS ( Special dedication to Hazel Britt, former Director of the Rose Buds at Mt. Sinai)...

 

Living Dangerously

Living Dangerously by  Julia Fraser  - June 1, 2017 (PUM Media Partner)   Air pollution increases regional health...

 

Former Highmark executive appointed interim president of Cheyney University

Cheyney University Gets New Interim President as Dr. Frank G. Pogue Reenters Retirement   May 31, 2017 Dr. Frank G. Pogue (left)...

 

Wheatley, Gainey issue Hunger Challenge for month of June,

Wheatley, Gainey issue Hunger Challenge for month of June,   won’t eat or drink between sunrise and sunset for 30 days...

 

Locally Preferred Alternative selected for Bus Rapid Transit proposal

Locally Preferred Alternative selected for Bus Rapid Transit proposal     After careful consideration and review of public...

 

UPMC CancerCenter to Honor Hillmans with Name Change

UPMC CancerCenter to Honor Hillmans with Name Change The Hillman Cancer Center, the flagship clinical and research facility of...

 

PUM Book Review: Rising Star The Making of Barack Obama

  Rising Star The Making of Barack Obama by David J. Garrow William Morrow Hardcover, $45.00...

 

Statement from Mayor Peduto on Supreme Court Ruling on Police Residency

STATEMENT FROM MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO ON SUPREME COURT RULING ON POLICE RESIDENCY     PITTSBURGH, PA (May 22, 2017) - Mayor...

 

Hill worked to Support Students, Promote Inclusion at CMU

  HILL WORKED TO SUPPORT STUDENTS, PROMOTE INCLUSION "She was a proponent for diversity before the word became popular"...

 
 

“KEEP THE FAITH, BABY!” GOD IN WARS, WEDDINGS, POLITICS, PULPITS, AND …

“KEEP THE FAITH, BABY!” GOD IN WARS, WEDDINGS, POLITICS, PULPITS, AND …  ...

 

Mayor William Peduto's Administration Seeks to Hire PAEYC to Assist in City Childhood Plans

MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO'S ADMINISTRATION SEEKS TO HIRE PAEYC TO ASSIST IN CITY CHILDHOOD PLANS The Pittsburgh Association for the Education of...

 

The Region’s Top 10 Air Polluters

The Region’s Top 10 Air Polluters by  Mike Wereschagin  - May 16, 2017 Pittsburgh Today    ...

 

Chemtai, Hailemaryam Win 9th DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon

Chemtai, Hailemaryam Win 9th DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon     Korir, Kipsoi UPMC Health Plan...

 

Mayor, HACP & Development Team Announce New Affordable Housing in Homewood

MAYOR, HACP & DEVELOPMENT TEAM TO ANNOUNCE NEW AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN HOMEWOOD   The Housing Authority of the City of...

 

Wilmer J. Leon, III The “Politics: Another Perspective” Interview

Dr. Leon Pressing On!   Wilmer J. Leon, III   The “Politics: Another Perspective”...

 

James Conner Selected by Hometown Steelers

JAMES CONNER SELECTED BY HOMETOWN STEELERS   Pitt's record-breaking running back will wear the Black and Gold.  ...

 

CCAC joins consortium dedicated to advancing success of men of color in community colleges

  CCAC joins  consortium dedicated to advancing success of men of color in community colleges...

 

Mayor William Peduto and PWSA Announce Safe Water Lead Filter Plan

MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO AND PWSA ANNOUNCE SAFE WATER LEAD FILTER PLAN Filters to be available to all City residents with priority to families with...

 

"Sweat," A reminder of the need for compassion

“SWEAT,” A REMINDER OF THE NEED FOR COMPASSION   “…Here is the true meaning and value of...

 

MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO ADOPTS "ROONEY RULE" FOR CITY HIRING Executive Order promotes diversity in external and internal hiring

MAYOR WILLIAM PEDUTO ADOPTS "ROONEY RULE" FOR CITY HIRING Executive Order promotes diversity in external and internal hiring...

 

Children and CTE in Sports a Focus at Pittsburgh World Medical Cannabis Conference By Andrew Hard

Children and CTE in Sports a Focus at Pittsburgh World Medical Cannabis Conference By Andrew Hard    ...

 

Steelers owner, chairman Dan Rooney dies at 84

Longtime Steelers owner and team president and former U.S. Ambassador to Ireland Dan Rooney passed away Friday, according to the team’s...

 

Shady Side Academy Senior Wins Princeton Prize in Race Relations

Shady Side Academy Senior Wins Princeton Prize in Race Relations   FOX CHAPEL – Shady Side Academy senior  Caroline...

 

Record-breaking CAPEX, $10.2B, Headlines Pittsburgh Region Investment Scorecard

Record-breaking CAPEX, $10.2B, Headlines Pittsburgh Region Investment Scorecard   Earlier today, the  Pittsburgh Regional...

 

Lecture Series Focuses on Cultural Climate, Women in Architecture

  LECTURE SERIES FOCUSES ON CULTURAL CLIMATE, WOMEN IN ARCHITECTURE By Danielle Lehmann Vanessa Keith, principal of...

 
 
 

Pittsburgh Technology Council awards Bill Strickland first-ever Lifetime Achievement Award

Pittsburgh Technology Council awards Bill Strickland first-ever  Lifetime Achievement Award    ...

 

Allegheny County Bar Association Releases Ratings for Judicial Candidates Running in May 16 Primary Election

Allegheny County Bar Association Releases Ratings for Judicial Candidates Running in May 16 Primary Election PITTSBURGH –  The...

 

Harris, Wheatley seek to end out-of-school suspensions for elementary school students for minor infractions

Harris, Wheatley seek to end out-of-school suspensions for elementary school students for minor infractions   HARRISBURG,...

 

One of China’s Largest Tourism Companies to Launch Nonstop Charter Flights from China to Pittsburgh International Airport

One of China’s Largest Tourism Companies to Launch Nonstop Charter Flights from China to Pittsburgh International Airport  ...

 

Hatch Chester: New partnership paves the way for sustainable infrastructure

Hatch Chester: New partnership paves the way for sustainable infrastructure March 31, 2017      ...

 

Statement by Peduto Chief of Staff on Politicization of Pittsburgh Water System

STATEMENT BY PEDUTO CHIEF OF STAFF ON POLITICIZATION OF PITTSBURGH WATER SYSTEM     PITTSBURGH, PA (March 30, 2017) -...

 

Passenger traffic continues to grow at a healthy rate at Pittsburgh International Airport

PASSENGER TRAFFIC, FLIGHTS, CARGO CONTINUE TO INCREASE Passenger traffic continues to grow at a healthy rate at Pittsburgh...

 

Westinghouse Files for Chapter 11 Protection and Secures $800 Million in DIP Financing to Fund Operations

WESTINGHOUSE ANNOUNCES STRATEGIC RESTRUCTURING Files for Chapter 11 Protection and Secures $800 Million in DIP Financing to Fund...

 

The Downtown Comeback: 7 to Watch--Pittsburgh Tops Realtor.com List

The Downtown Comeback: 7 to Watch --Pittsburgh Tops Realtor.com List  The downtown resurgence is reaching across the...

 

Peduto Administration Introducing Legislation to Protect Summer Jobs from Proposed Cuts by President Trump

PEDUTO ADMINISTRATION INTRODUCING LEGISLATION TO PROTECT SUMMER JOBS FROM PROPOSED CUTS BY PRESIDENT TRUMP President's proposed...

 
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