Every year, the New Jersey Pitt Alumni Club hosts an event for area students who will be starting at Pitt in the fall. This past August, more than 20 families joined alumni for this sendoff. The New Jersey Pitt Alumni Club is one of 15 alumni groups that hosted sendoff events for Pitt students this year.
2. Pitt alumni speak with parents of new Pitt students about the University of Pittsburgh experience.
3.Students break the ice—and break bread—with each other.
4. Carlos Reisen (A&S ’70), president of Ascent Advisors, LLC, in West Chester, Ohio, and student Jacqueline McAllister (A&S Class of 2014) were a few of the more than 400 alumni and students who took part in the Pathway to Professions Networking Reception in October.
5. Edric Brooks (SIS ’98), at left, shares some insights with student Opubo Agiobenebo (ENGR Class of 2014).