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Fall 2003

Pitt Magazine

PEST CONTROLS

Tucked away in some northwestern Pennsylvania swampland is the University's laboratory of ecology. The research taking place there, headed by Rick Relyea, could change everything the world knows about pesticide safety. »


Features

THE ART OF DYING

When the reality of death draws near from failing health, its inevitability can be too often ignored. The University has a new institute, which is working hard to make death a part of life. »

SEARCH AND RESCUE

 There is scarcely a city in the world that doesn't want more housing, more malls, more business parks. Making sure these kinds of development don't put human lives in harm's way is Pitt's Mike Ramsey. »

STANDING TALL

 Throughout its history, the Cathedral of Learning hasn't been without change. In fact, change is very much a part of the Cathedral's future. »






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