University of Pittsburgh

About Pitt Magazine

Chancellor, University of Pittsburgh: Patrick Gallagher (A&S ’87G, ’91G)

Pitt Magazine is the University of Pittsburgh’s flagship publication for communicating the accomplishments of Pitt people and programs. The magazine has a circulation of more than 250,000 nationwide. By routinely engaging our national audience with the University, Pitt Magazine is a primary vehicle for keeping readers informed and enthused about the institution’s achievements and successes, directly supporting the University’s success in fundraising, alumni relations, student and faculty recruitment, community development, and other key institutional goals.

Pitt Magazine is published four times per year by the University of Pittsburgh Office of University Communications, 400 Craig Hall, Pittsburgh, PA 15260.

Editor in Chief (Interim): Laura Clark Rohrer (A&S ’14G)

Creative Director: Gary Kohr-Cravener

Senior Editor: Ervin Dyer (A&S ’11G, ’16G)

Assistant Editor: Susan Wiedel (A&S ’15G)

Editorial Assistant: Sherry Shrum

Production Manager: Chuck Dinsmore


Recent Awards, 2017-18

International MarCom Awards

  • Magazine/Educ. Institution, Platinum
  • Writing/Magazine, Platinum
  • Design/Magazine, Gold
  • Graphic Journalism, Gold

Robert L. Vann Media Awards/Pittsburgh Black Media Federation

  • Magazine Feature, First Place
  • Feature Photography, First Place

Press Club of Western Pennsylvania

  • Health/Science Magazine Feature Finalist