DeJong gives first report on Shaping the Workplace feedback
Human Resources is moving toward new job classifications and performance evaluations by 2020-21.
Flexible work arrangements take planning, panel says
The programs can benefit both employees and Pitt with better morale and more loyal staff.
Pitt Research helping create connections and clarity
Rutenbar has realigned the office, added senior leaders and a new focus on humanities.
University’s parking permit rates going up on July 1
The tiered rates will range from $53 off-campus to $106 for indoor garages.
Board committee approves demolition of LRDC, O’Hara Garage
Work will begin in May, with the parking structure set to go first; project will take nearly a year.
ASK THE UTIMES: What’s the name of the game for those pavers?
There are still spots open between the Cathedral and Heinz Chapel.
Creativation brings community into ‘Crepescule’ composition
Ewart’s work at center of Year of Creativity event that will open Pitt Sports Dome to the community.
Lawmakers quiz Gallagher on tuition, cost containment and more
All four state-related universities asking for increase from state; Wolf proposed flat funding.
Filling in the gaps in history through art and text
Pitt poet Russell to share her methods of finding her ancestor’s voice at creativity event.
Nondiscrimination policy continues to meet resistance
Tenure committee members say proposed rules threaten academic freedom.
Inaugural internal funding showcase highlights interdisciplinary research
Internal awards handed out included Momentum Funds, Forge Your Own Path grants.
Board approves appointment of Anantha Shekhar as SVC
The Indiana U. doctor will replace Arthur Levine as head of Health Sciences when he starts in June.
Pitt pledges carbon neutrality by 2037
Progress toward the goal will be shared via a newly created online “sustainability dashboard.”
Pitt Day of Giving exceeds goal for number of donors
University says they wanted to focus on “honoring donors and celebrating giving at every level” not just the total contributions.
Chancellor’s annual awards for faculty announced
Distinguished Public Service, Research and Teaching prizes come with grants.
Forum celebrates Pitt’s efforts to strengthen communities
University recognizes five Partnerships of Distinction and three other awards.
Walnut Capital to begin demolition for Fifth Avenue building
Bus lane stop at Halket Street relocated and sidewalk closed through that area.
Nathan Urban named provost of Lehigh University
Provost will announce search to replace head of graduate studies this summer.